Short on time? Need a solid novel based unit for the new Common Core?
This is it! This all-inclusive novel study includes everything you need in order to teach Mr. Popper's Penguins! Specifically designed to meet third grade common core, all you need to do is read the book and hit print!
Not your average unit... This pack meets the rigor and depth of the new common core. At your fingertips you have challenging activities, thought provoking questions and standard by standard tasks. Download the preview to see samples of the materials!
Students will love the Atwaters' imagination in Mr. Popper and his love for everything polar. Twelve dancing penguins and tons of chaos will dazzle them and teach your standards!
Included in this PACKED teaching unit:
Common Core ELA alignment to both reading and writing standards
3 Cross curricular activators
1 Author's purpose poster
1 Genres poster
31 pages of print ready vocaulary for your word wall
20 pages of student vocabulary matching sets
4 Graphic organziers related to characters and author's purpose
20 Sequence cards with a key event from each chapter
8 Content specific vocabulary posters for penguins
2 Extended writing topics (informative and opinion)
- with common core specific rubrics
3 Nonfiction passages to extend content, elevate research and determine author's purpose
27 Fact and opinion cards, specific to penguins
-use as a center, game, independent or whole group activity
20 Journal prompts
6 Reading response cards to remediate and accelerate learners
6 Reading and miscue analysis passages
This pack is designed to give you a break! Teach a grade appropriate and Common Core explicit unit with ease!
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