This 2 page memoir describes a child's difficult time getting to kindergarten. With the help of many individuals, she finally settles in for her first day of school. This lesson includes:
--FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE worksheet (with a mini-lesson)
--MAKING CONNECTIONS questions
--review of FORESHADOWING and having students find an example in the memoir
--VISUALIZING--having students illustrate a key idea
If you do all the activities, this could take 3 days.