This lesson utilizes the wonderful text Thundercake by Patricia Polacco to introduce the skill of Synthesizing. Using the context of a scavenger hunt, students get to change their "guesses" based on each clue they find! This is a wonderful model for synthesizing, or changing their thinking while they read. Engaging, Exciting, and Tasty, this lesson has students moving and interacting with the text.
This product includes:
-Student synthesizing scavengers page (2 sided)
-4 clue cards
-Lesson plan suggestions