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Polar Express~Printable Interactive Elf Themed Story Map

Polar Express~Printable Interactive Elf Themed Story Map
Product Description
Looking for Christmas activities that keep your students busy and learning? This Christmas activity will get them in the spirit! The elf interactive story map is just what you need to keep academics and engagement high in December! I wrote this lesson to accompany The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg, but it can be used with any favorite Christmas story. A fun Christmas activity to strengthen literature standards.

This resource is available in my Polar Express Inspired Unit!

Polar Express Inspired Activities

Concepts Included:
1. Good readers ask questions while they read.
2. Good readers know that listening carefully for the important details in a story helps when retelling the story.
3. Good readers know that illustrations and details in a story help describe the setting.
4. Good readers know that one or more characters may be telling the story.
5. Good readers can find the feeling words in a story.
6. Good readers can state the central message of the story.
A page of student directions and three pages of pictures to help with assembly are also included.

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Total Pages
10 pages
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