The story "St. Patrick's Day in the Morning" by Eve Bunting is great story for students to read to celebrate this wonderful holiday.
This pack is common core aligned to help your students understand character traits, feelings and motivations of the main character, Jamie from the story. It also includes a nonliteral language worksheets with five sentences from the story, a point of view worksheet as well as illustration questions to help students understand how illustrations help readers with the text, characters and setting.
1 Nonliteral language worksheets for students to identify they nonliteral phrase from five sentences from the story and tell the meaning of the nonliteral phrase.
2 Flip Flaps:
-A Beginning, Middle and End Flip Flap on how the actions of the Jamie throughout the story
-A Character Motivation Flip Flap on Character Actions and their motivation for those actions
3 Character Reading Response worksheets
-Character Action and Motivation
1 Point of View Response worksheets for students to explain the POV of Jamie's family, Jamie's and their own of the story.
3 Illustration Reading Response worksheets
3 Opinion Writing Papers
-In my opinion, if I was Jamie I would have...
-In my opinion, I think Jamie walked the parade path early in the morning because...
-In my opinion, I think Jamie's family should..
Please check out the preview for ALL of the pages that are included in this pack.
This is one of my favorite stories to teach around Saint Patrick's Day.
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