I love, love, love Islandborn, a gorgeously lyrical picture book written by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Diaz
and illustrated by the extremely talented Leo Espinosa.
This easy-to-follow Interactive Read Aloud lesson is designed to get your students thinking deeply about theme.
THIS RESOURCE INCLUDES:
→ a Common Core alignment outline
→ an Interactive Read Aloud Tip Sheet
→ a 2-page Interactive Read Aloud script for exploring a major theme in Islandborn
→ a post-reading written response activity that could serve as a formative assessment
→ BONUS: 3 pages of Sticky Note Templates for printing the Read Aloud Stopping Points on your 3x3 sticky notes
This Interactive Read Aloud lesson would be a perfect addition to any unit on theme.
Check out more Teaching Theme resources here.
Click here for an Islandborn Book StudyClick here for an Islandborn BUNDLED resource (Book Study + Interactive Read Aloud)
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Yours in Literacy,