Teaching Shel Silverstein's "Sarah Sylvia Cynthia Stout?" This 28-slide all-inclusive PowerPoint is all you need to guarantee a stimulating, thought provoking, Common Core-aligned lesson. Slides include background information on Silverstein, anticipation questions, the text, rigorous discussion questions, and engaging writing activities. Your students will be laughing themselves silly as they practice their literary analysis skills. Easy for you - engaging for them!
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Make connecting with text meaningful with Literary Response and Informational Text Task Card Bundle! It can be used with ANY fiction or nonfiction text. Fun and engaging for students! Literary Response and Informational Text Task Card Bundle
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Terrific Teacher Tip: Do you chunk and chew? Make sure to give two minutes of information processing time for each ten minutes of instruction. Double tip: Let your students “chew and review” with a partner.
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