Use this resource to create a reflection booklet for students to use as they develop Common Core skills while reading Tall Tale stories.
Students can create a 5-6 page booklet, enough for a week-long study of Tall Tales. Also included is a class activity for determining main ideas in the Tall Tale about Mike Fink by Steven Kellogg.
The Table of Contents is listed here:
Using this Resource
Tall Tales Anchor Definition Chart
Tall Tales Reflection Sheet
Determining Main Ideas Activity Directions
Sentences from Mike Fink for Main Idea Activity
Tall Tale Exploration Booklet Cover
Important Details about Main Character Booklet Page
How Illustrations Show Exaggeration Booklet Page
Figurative Language in Tall Tales Booklet Page
Comparing Student to Character Thinking Booklet Page
Bibliography of Suggested Stories