Sarah, Plain and Tall, is a classic among novels that are read in the classroom. MacLaughlin's almost magical way of describing life in the prairie and creative way of bringing characters together will captivate your students.
This lesson plan includes everything you need to teach the book (except the books). There are daily DETAILED lesson plans to follow, vocabulary words for each chapter, vocabulary graphic organizers and games, anchor charts for key reading strategy lessons, and lots of graphic organizers and activities to use with the lessons. The student sheets can be used when needed or stapled together to make your own student journal.
Key comprehension lesson include:
2. Supporting evidence with text
3. Asking questions
4. Making inferences
5. Setting and character analysis
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