This project uses the picture book Squanto’s Journey the Story of the First Thanksgiving by Joseph Bruchac.
This lesson focuses on writing a story or event from another viewpoint. Teach the writing standards and make connections to the upcoming holidays. Students will read the story and complete different activities in order to support them in completing a writing project.
Lesson Plan- An easy to follow lesson
View Point- Review of viewpoint and how a story can be told from multiple perspectives
Story Tracker- Helps students to make inferences and reflect on viewpoint
Graphic organizer- Helps students to plan their writing
Writing paper- For portfolio presentations
Rubric- For easy grading and assessment of students understanding