Polar Express Activities

Polar Express Activities
Polar Express Activities
Polar Express Activities
Polar Express Activities
Polar Express Activities
Polar Express Activities
Polar Express Activities
Polar Express Activities
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The Polar Express Activities
90 pages

The Polar Express is a book that is full of teachable moments. Read together and then choose from this huge range of tasks.

The Polar Express Thinking Tool Pack has tasks to do prior, during and after reading the book together these include the following -

Bloom’s Taxonomy tasks
• Remembering – Comic Strip, Themes in the story, Nouns/adjectives, Postcards, Alphabet Key
• Understanding – Lists, simile, losing the bell, mapping
• Applying – Train ticket task, travel poster, story map, graphing
• Analysing – Venn Diagram. Y chart, Comparisons
• Evaluating – mysterious or magical, alternative DVD/Movie cover
• Creating – book mark

DeBono’s Thinking Hat tasks include color plus black and white sets
• White Hat – record the facts
• Yellow Hat – positive parts of the story
• Black Hat – issue from the story
• Red Hat – how does it make it feel?
• Green Hat – the creative parts of the story
• Blue Hat – improvements we can make

20 Thinkers Keys Tasks
Reverse, What if, Disadvantage, Combination, Alphabet, Bar, Variation, Picture, Prediction, Different Uses, Ridiculous, Commonality, Question, Brainstorm, Invention, Brick Wall, Construction, Forced, Alternative, Interpretation

Other tasks include
• Text Connections - Text to text, Text to self, Text to world
• I see, I think, I wonder
• The boy/train/bell/ticket is, can, has
• Recount task
• A trip to the North Pole - narrative
• Dear Santa letter
• An extra writing lined page

Please read the description and download the preview before purchasing. The preview clearly shows you what is included in this pack.

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