These graphic organizers and activities promote critical thinking that link students’ reading experiences with opportunities to grow as writers. Activities are based upon the Storm Runners series by Roland Smith. Activities are also included that will provide text to text connections with the I Survived series by Lauren Tarshis.
Included you find activities for your writers to discover more about:
Writing with character development and setting
Analyzing character growth through a series
Writing using conflict between others, self, and nature
Summarizing writing to see theme
Flowchart sequencing story elements/actions in a novel.
Comparing/contrasting all books in series or different series
Using a Venn Diagram to write an expository piece comparing books or different series
Student evaluation/reflection of the series