The mentor text, Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon by Patty Lovell, is a fabulous text to use with your students. This book is wonderful to get your students thinking about how all of us are unique and celebrating what makes them special. It is also a great text to use while building community and character in your classroom as you talk about how we treat others.
In this unit, you will find a lesson plan guide with several activities that include:
How is Molly Lou Melon Unique? (looking at the details in a text)
Character, Setting, Beginning, Middle, and Ending graphic organizer
Sequencing the events in the story
Do characters change? (looking closely at characters and inferring)
I Am Special! writing about why the students are special
Nouns and Verbs (grammar skill)
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