Red and Lulu Book Companion, Activities, Reading Comprehension Questions

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Are you looking for a cross-curricular unit full of activities for students to complete after reading Red & Lulu, by Matt Tavares?

This unit not only addresses fictional reading standards about this beautiful story, but also nonfiction reading standards about the true history behind the book.

Just a snapshot: From comprehension questions to setting analysis, from symbolism to writing prompts, from theme to author’s purpose, this unit will have students thinking critically. This unit contains an adorable art craft, a project about investigating the real Christmas trees behind the Rockefeller Center, and even some science about the anatomy of a cardinal. 

This unit will give your students a full two weeks of activities perfect for December!

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Everything arrives to you as a PDF file, a PowerPoint, and Google Slides.

What's Included:

  • Reading Comprehension Questions
  • Written Response
  • Story Web
  • Setting Investigation
  • Theme
  • Author's Purpose
  • Symbolism
  • Timeline
  • Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Research Project
  • Cardinal Anatomy Label Sheets (Colored and B/W)
  • Art Project: Painting or Color Pencils
  • Coloring Page / Male and Female Cardinal

So much for such a great price! Grab yours today and relax this Christmas season.

For homeschool, classroom, and personal use only.

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26 pages PDF, 26 pages PowerPoint, & 26 slides Google Slides
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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