Are you looking for a book that is multi-cultural? This is a great story any time of the year but especially during Black History Month as it is set in Africa. The pre-reading activities have students comparing and contrasting the life of Yemi and their life and marketplace. It also helps to highlight figurative language or saying " It Takes a Village".
• Day 1: Cultural supports, Venn Diagram, Africa, African marketplace writing prompt and paper for prompt.
• Day 2: Read through supports: story grammar visuals for story
• Day 3: Re-read, act out, story retell (rubric included)
• Day 4: Tier Two vocabulary: ways to teach it, visual supports both large size for classroom support and small size to either use in small group individual session or to put on a binder clip as a vocabulary review for a student
Extras: Parent letter, 5 Lotto Boards with questions for comprehension, Book report rebus, Book report paper
This is a great multi-cultural book.
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