This is a response to literature unit full of activities that require students to connect to the story in many ways. The following activities are included in this unit:
-Opinion Writing: Write your opinion of Rocket as a student
~Rocket is a hard worker!
~How I learned to read
~Retelling/Sequencing Flow Map
~Describing with a bubble map
~Text to Self with a Multi-flow
~Parts of a Cover: Brace Map
~Parts of Rocket: Brace Map
~Read aloud Key Vocabulary
~Direct Draw: Draw Rocket
~Rocket Dog Craftivity
Many teachers have asked if I have created a fourth quarter unit to teach opinion writing. This unit will be one of many to come. It will take you step by step through the process of teaching opinion writing for Kindergarten through second grade. This unit is fun, engaging, and requires higher level thinking skills. Keep checking back…many more units are on the way!
Units that teach Opinion Writing/Response to Literature Unit: