This lesson plan uses the classic storybook Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs and the modern movie adaptation to learn :
1. The Reading/ Listening Comprehension Skill Compare - Contrast
2. Social Studies - Language Arts Connection : Students will be able to discuss real life crazy weather vs. fictional climate disasters portrayed in their storybooks.
3. Collaboratively answer a multi – step set of reading and listening comprehension tasks.
4. Build paragraphs as a team