Students will demonstrate their understanding of the short story "Marigolds" by Eugenia W. Collier. Their finished product will highlight their comprehension with a focus on the beautiful figurative language highlighted in the short story!
Aligned with ELA Common Core Standards RI.1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, and 10, this activity provides students an opportunity to incorporate information with style as they create an attractice one page layout that includes facts, adjectives, quotations, and symbols to represent their understanding of "Marigolds."
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If you are looking for something more substantial, I also have a week long unit on this short story in my store, which includes this activity, plus two double entry journals, a journal prompt, and a detailed, analytical writing prompt with lesson plan and rubric -- check it out!
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