Love that Dog Poetry Unit Tab Book with Google™ Version

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3rd - 6th
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  1. This bundle combines a tab book with a variety of comprehension activities including a writing extension PLUS with a set of comprehension quick checks to use for assessment. Now includes Google™ versions of both products! Perfect for distance learning!The Love that Dog Poetry Unit Tab Book serves as
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This interactive tab book serves as an engaging companion to Sharon Creech's Love that Dog. It can fit into an interactive notebook or be used by itself. Students will learn about poetry with Jack as they activate prior knowledge, do close reading, make inferences, and make text connections in this short unit.

There is a lesson plan outline included, in addition to a writing extension piece. For the extension, students analyze and compare Jack's poems with famous poets like William Carlos Williams.


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This poetry unit pairs well with my Love that Dog Comprehension Questions, which provide an easy assessment. Grab both of these products in my Love that Dog Novel Study Bundle and save 20%!

What other teachers have said:

Megan M.: "This book made my students appreciate poetry much more, and this is such a great follow up activity to use for reflection!"

Theory2Really: "This is such a simple to understand but really beautiful and engaging activity! I used it with some students in an extra lunchtime book club and constructing the book was out first activity. They're really excited to fill it out!"

Teddy I Love: "I do interactive notebooks in my classroom and this fits right in. Thank you!"

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text.
Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.
Refer to parts of stories, dramas, and poems when writing or speaking about a text, using terms such as chapter, scene, and stanza; describe how each successive part builds on earlier sections.
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, at the high end of the grades 2–3 text complexity band independently and proficiently.


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