Me and Uncle Romie is an authentic piece of litrature by author, Claire Hartfield, but is also found in the 3rd grade Reading Street Basal Series.
4 Common Core Aligned activities in two formats to meet your teaching style needs and differentiation preferences.
Activity Menu-Product Differentiation and Student Choice
Learning Stations-Process Differentiation and Assigned Grouping
Collage Art- RL.2 Recount stories from diverse cultures and explain how it is conveyed through key details
Frame Your Thoughts- RL.3 Describe the characters in a story
Different Points of View- RL.6 Tell how points of view are different among characters and from the reader
Scene It in the Text- RL.7 Explain how specific aspects of a text's illustrations contribute to what is conveyed to create mood, setting, and characters.
**The teacher will need to provide materials for the collage art project such as poster board, cardboard, paints, crayons, markers, stickers, magazines, newspapers, and cloth (this style of art is mentioned specifically in the selection)**