{Out of My Mind} Storybook STEM Novel - Novel Study with ELA & STEM Activities

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Created by Brooke Brown and Katie King, Storybook STEM Novels provide 3rd-5th Grade teachers with monthly, all-in-one novel units to cover essential skills in reading comprehension, digital literacy, vocabulary, math, science, and engineering.

This Storybook STEM Novel Unit for accompanies the following book:

*Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper

The selected novel can be read aloud by the teacher or read by students as a part of whole class or small group instruction.

This Storybook STEM Novel unit for Out of My Mind contains the following:

  • DIGITAL Google Slides Reader’s Response Notebook (chapter reading responses, chapter summaries, and comprehension organizers)
  • Blackline Reader’s Response Notebook
  • Blackline Comprehension Graphic Organizers
  • Comprehension Lessons for Deep Connections, Dialogue and Events, Written Response, Alternate Endings, Talking Bubbles, and Compare and Contrast
  • STEM Challenge: Communication Board (lesson plan, teacher chart, vocabulary cards, student booklet)
  • STEM Challenge: Accessible Elevator (lesson plan, teacher chart, vocabulary cards, student booklet)
  • STEM Challenge: Secret Hashtags (lesson plan, teacher chart, vocabulary cards, student booklet)
  • 4 Makerspace Challenge Cards
  • STEM Grading Rubric and Parent Supply Request ever
  • Fact Finder Research Choice Board (QR Codes) and flipbook template

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