The Polar Express Circle Graphic Organizer Craftivity
Explore the Characters and Elements of Literature in Chris Van Allsburg’s classic picture book The Polar Express. Includes templates for Character, Setting, Conflict, Plot, Symbolism, and Theme Analysis + Much More! Choose from 6 Pre-made Covers or create your own! Add your own topics and headings—specific facts and details, key concepts and vocabulary, questions and answers, drawings, photos, etc. You are only limited by your imagination.
Have students work alone or combine individual work for a group project. Use as independent graphic organizers or create the Craftivity by cutting out each circle and layering them on top of one another. Add a cover and put them together with a fastener.
< 6 Pre-Made Covers, 2 Customizable Covers
< 18 Character, Setting, Animal, Symbol, Object Templates
< 1 Introductory Elements GO, 1 Theme, 1 Symbolism, 1 Plot, 1 Setting, Templates
< 1 Conflict, 1 Duality, 1 Vocabulary, 2 Figurative Language, 1 Citing Text Evidence, 1 Dialogue Template
< 8 Customizable Circle GOs—2 Eight-Section, 2-Six Section, & 2 Five-Section, 2 Three-Section
< 3 Writing Inserts +2 Blank Circle Templates, 2 Title Cut-Outs
< 20 Pages of Cut-Outs, Coloring Pages, and Large Fold-Ems
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