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"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack

"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack
"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack
"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack
"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack
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1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
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40 Pages of Activities that will enhance your students' learning of the PRECIOUS book Thank You, Mr. Falker by Patricia Polacco!!

Here is what is included:
- About the Author Passage
- Books by Patricia Polacco
- Questions About Patricia Polacco
- Vocabulary Activities
Word Wall Cards
Sort words into “I know it” “I’ve heard it” “I’ve never heard it”
Play Memory matching words to their definitions
Answer question cards about the vocabulary words
Practice dictionary skills looking up each word
Matching Words to Definitions Quiz
- Story Map
- Building Background Knowledge
- Creating Mental Images- Visualizing 1
- Creating Mental Images- Visualizing 2
- Creating Mental Images- Visualizing 3
- Asking Questions- Before, During, and After Reading
- Sequencing- Order of Important Events in the Story (Answer Key included)
- Cause and Effect Sorting Cut and Paste Strips (answer key included)
- What is Dyslexia? Passage and Questions
- You Have Special Gifts, too! (Students discover their natural gifts and abilities)
- Letter Writing- Write a letter of encouragement to Trisha
- Compare and Contrast Across Texts (Text-to-Text Connection)
- Compare and Contrast Across Texts- Comparing Thank You, Mr. Falker to the Bible
- Whatever We’re Going Through, Jesus understands! Scripture and Questions

(There are 2 pages for Biblical Integration. If you teach at a public school, you can just toss those.)

Please check out my other literacy activity packs for children's books in my store:
The Legend of the Bluebonnet
The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush
Make Way for Ducklings
Sarah, Plain and Tall
The Doorbell Rang
Westing Game
If You Give a Cat a Cupcake
If You Give a Moose a Muffin
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
If You Give a Pig a Party
If You Take a Mouse to School

Enjoy!

Total Pages
40
Answer Key
Included
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N/A

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"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack
"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack
"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack
"Thank You, Mr Falker" COMMON CORE Literacy Activity Pack