Strega Nona Differentiated Interactive Notebook Reading Lessons & Activities
Strega Nona, a.k.a., "Grandma Witch" is the go-to person for potions and cures where she lives in Calabria, Italy. Her magical pasta pot is especially interesting to hungry and foolish Big Anthony. When he is supposed to look after her house and tend her garden one day, Big Anthony recites the magic verse over the pasta pot, with surprising results.
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☰ This product can be used in small groups, for differentiated instructional purposes, for 1:1 targeted instructional tutorials, or as a whole class.
☰ This product is suitable for teachers, tutors, special education providers, as well as for home-instruction.
☰ The bundle is appropriate for students in Grades 2-5.
☰ This product requires no preparation.
☰ This product is Common Core aligned.
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This 62-page lesson and activity bundle includes:
☰ Depth of Knowledge (DOK) Higher Order Thinking Questions to use during your read-aloud
☰ Depth of Knowledge (DOK) Higher Order Thinking Sticky Notes Set - just print 'em and stick 'em! Great for color coding, differentiation, and the ability to keep specific questions in place!
☰ Vocabulary Words
☰ A Vocabulary Word Search
☰ Vocabulary Classwork/Homework ideas
☰ Shared Reading Information
☰ Graphic Organizers for the study of Calabria, Italy and The History of Pasta
☰ Compare & Contrast
☰ Who / What / When / Where / Why graphic organizer
☰ Vocabulary Spotlight
☰ Walking in Strega Nona's Footsteps Writing Exercise
☰ Step-by-Step Instructions: How To Make A Lapbook
☰ Vocabulary Cards Pocket and cards for interactive notebooks or lapbooks
☰ B-M-E Foldable for interactive notebooks or lapbooks
☰ Flip Book Review / Book-Style Flap for interactive notebooks or lapbooks
☰ New interactive notebook / lapbook character traits option for Strega Nona and Big Anthony
☰ New Cause & Effect flap option
☰ Strega Nona 3-2-1 Student Self Assessment
☰ Web Links for Geographical and Science Connections
Bundle also uses Depth of Knowledge (DOK) multi-level activities to help students gather information and understand what they are reading. Activities include:
☰ Sequence Map Graphic Organizer
☰ Character Traits Graphic Organizer
☰ A Summary page (narrative form)
☰ Author's Purpose
☰ Cause and Effect Graphic Organizer
☰ Comprehension questions (T/F and multiple choice).
☰ Vocabulary Spotlight Graphic Organizer
☰ What If...?
☰ What Would You Do?
☰ Design and create a Magic Potion Activity
☰ Student Self-Assessment options
☰ Higher Order Thinking Response to Literature Homework Prompts
...plus much, much more!
➤ Watch on StorylineOnline.net or on YouTube!
Common Core State Standards are included as well as a link to watch Strega Nona courtesy of Storyline Online.
Keywords: Stripes, Storyline, Common, Core, Reading, Comprehension, Organizers, ELA, Read-aloud, lessons, activities, packet
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