Our Combination Number the Stars Unit Teaching Package has 347+ pages and slides of engaging activities
(170+ print and 177+ digital Google Drive). Learners will enjoy the rigor and creativity
in these standards-aligned resources built from best practices.
: NUMBER THE STARS by Lois Lowry
: 5th - 9th
: 347+ combined slides/pages in lesson plan unit
Pacing Guide and Answer Keys included
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··· Paperless. No printing.
··· Instant saving ... students work in the file.
··· Technology Proficiency
··· Works on Chromebooks, Android Tablets, and other devices
··· Engaged students
··· Easy group work
··· Paper trail of revisions for teacher to see
··· Teacher Tutorial - access link and how to use this with your learners
··· Microsoft OneDrive user instructions - a step-by-step visual tutorial. This will only take minutes!
··· All slides can be used over and over again.
LITERATURE PLAN CONTENTS:
* Suggested timeline of how a teacher could plan out the unit.
* Detailed explanations of the goals of each activity and how to conduct the activities in the classroom.
··· Intro Notes
- background into what was happening in the world around Annemarie Johansen and her family
··· Google Earth Introduction Tour
- The Østerbrogade shopping strip, Hillerød and Nørrebro bombing locations, Amalienborg Castle, and all of AnneMarie's train ride up to visit Uncle Henrik...and many of the 22 locations zoomed in to the 3D street view. It's rockin awesome.
- 22-location 3D tour across Europe
··· KWL Organizer Chart for Notetaking
- notetaking tool of what they "K"now, "W"ant to know, & "L"earned
- 1-page handout
··· Plot Chart Organizer Diagram Arc
- organize the 6 parts of the plot
- 2-slide organizer
··· Conflict Graphic Organizer - 6 Types of Conflict
- Students analyze the 6 different types of conflict in stories
- 2-slide organizer
··· Character Organizer
- analyze the main characters using novel quotes
- 8-slide organizer
··· Journal - Quickwrite Writing Prompts
- 1/2 writing assignments to spur much deeper conversational thinking
··· Figurative Language Instructional
- We set out to make the most helpful, most compelling, most graphically attractive teaching resource for you to introduce your learners to all the various figurative language. This 70+ slide digital slideshow will help you introduce how every many you need to teach your level of learners.
··· Figurative Language Worksheet
- analyze and complete 27 figures of speech specific to the novel
- 4-slide analyzer
- Similes, Metaphors, Idioms, Hyperboles, Analogies, Personification, Onomatopoeia, Puns, Irony
··· Vocabulary List and Quiz Assessment
- 60 vocabulary words from the novel
- one 60-question quiz and two 30-question quizzes
- 6-slide Bundle includes list of words, quiz, and answer key
··· Essay and Speech
- 4 response to literature essay options for students to choose from; optional delivery of essay as a speech
- Includes essay topics and speech grading rubrics
- 11-slide bundle
··· Little Red Riding Hood Activity
- read the original fairy tale and compare to Annemarie's journey
- 4-slide activity
··· Video Interview w/ Lois Lowry
- 2-minute video
*** 347+ pages / slides total ***
Enjoy Number the Stars! And remember, only the fairy tales remain the same.
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