Engage your class with discussions of Australians at war, ANZAC Day, different types of memorials and how we remember things with this comprehensive book study for the picture book Memorial by Gary Crew and Shaun Tan. This resource allows for an in-depth study of the book and includes comprehension, reader response, vocabulary, text features, symbols, persuasive texts, discussion and research cards, examining the use of pictures and creative activities.
This book study is also available as part of an Australian Picture Book Study Bundle
To use this resource you will need:
At least one copy of Memorial by Gary Crew and Shaun Tan (first published 1999)
These activities are designed for Year 5, 6 and 7 Australian students. If you are teaching students in another year level or country, please check the preview to determine if it is suitable for your classroom.This resource includes
✫ Teaching Notes
✫ Cover Page for Work Booklets or Book Title Page
✫ Poster for Displays
✫ Comprehension and Reader Response Worksheets and Task Cards
✫ Interactive Book Response Activity
✫ Review Activity (with Task Cards)
✫ Vocabulary Words and Interactive Wheel Activity
✫ What Questions Do I Have? Activity and Task Cards
✫ Telling a Story Through Conversation Activity and Task Cards
✫ Feelings from Memorial Interactive Notebook Activity, Worksheet and Task Cards
✫ What Does Memorial Tell Us? Interactive Notebook Activity, Worksheet and Task Cards
✫ Symbols - Interactive Notebook Activity
✫ Three Discussion Topics with Interactive Notebook Activity, Posters, Task Sheets and Task Cards
✫ 12 Discussion Cards in Colour and Black and White
✫ Timeline Activity
✫ 5 Research Cards in Colour and Black and White
✫ 2 Creative Tasks
This resource is available in Australian English in A4 format with Australian Curriculum outcomes provided and US English in Letter Format with Common Core outcomes provided. Both versions are PDF files, 66 pages long.
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