Complete unit to accompany The Nutrcracker that is aligned to third grade Common Core Standards. This is a SMARTboard .notebook file with interactive pages and games.
Non-fiction piece included with history of nutcracker with a printable story and worksheet.
Information about the ballet including background on author and composer as well as synopsis of ballet and printable response sheet to complete after viewing the ballet.
Printable worksheet also included to accompany the read aloud of "The Nutcracker" by Alison Jay.
Also included is instruction on reality vs fantasy and figurative language pieces with a flash game and printable worksheets for independent practice.
NOTE: All my SMARTboard files allow for teacher editing, adding, or deleting of pages to meet your instructional needs. You must have Notebook software to open this .notebook file. You can download free trial from smarttech.com.