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How I Became a Pirate by Melinda Long (A Story Companion)

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45 MB|160 pages
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Such an irresistible story! I love reading this to my kiddos! I just had to do a story companion for it, so we could have fun while covering skills we are required to cover.

In this story companion you will find:

-6 Story elements anchor charts (characters, setting, plot cause and effect, point of view)
-4 different story elements foldables (characters, settings, beginning middle and end and cause and effect)
- story elements interactive booklet: settings, characters, story sequencing, cause and effect, point of view in a cute interactive booklet
-Beginning, Middle and end
-characters and setting
-problem and solution
-story map
-most important part
-bubble map for the Braid Beard
-bubble Map for the Jeremy
-Roll with it! Comprehension
-Comparing characters
-character changes
-bubble map of Jeremy’s feeling throughout the story
-things that pirates do and don’t do
-write the room cards
-response sheet
-- Response to literature writing tasks:
-Favorite character
- favorite part of the story
-3 different making a connection writing prompts
-Would you want to be a pirate?
- If I were Jeremy…
-What really happened on the beach that day…
-This story makes me think of
- 3 different pocket chart surveys
-Did you like the story?
-Do you think pirates are good or bad?
-Would you like to be a pirate?
Included for each survey: student response slip for graphing, Question and other headers for pocket chart and a data recording and examination answer sheet for each of the 3 surveys.
-vocabulary for the mini unit: full and half page sheets, pocket chart/word wall set of the words with pictures.
-vocabulary foldable
-counting syllables pocket chart activity and response sheet
- r-controlled vowels clip cards with student response sheet
-Pocket chart sorting of r-controlled vowel with response sheet activity
-R-controlled vowel puzzles with student response sheet
-retelling interactive booklet (with a handy pocket to store the puppets in when not using!)

All of the activities are aligned to common core. They provide your students with engaging, interactive activities that promote understanding of many different reading elements. Many also promote higher level critical thinking opportunities that will make your readers think and obtain a deeper understanding of the text that they are studying! Your students will love the activities!
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