Full lesson plan with MA standards and WIDA standards(SEI) for levels 3+5. This lesson plan includes accommodations for ELL students as well as what to do for the whole class.
Different strategies are listed. I have included two different story mappings for you to use.
This is a great read aloud of the Polar Express and uses many different comprehension strategies to help guide students.
There is also a word search puzzle at the end,with all of the vocabulary words that were picked out from this story.