A perfect story for teaching about our own strengths and weakness, overcoming challenges and understanding differences ... Thank You, Mr. Falker, by Patricia Polacco.
This packet provides a framework for discussion and comprehension while reading, as well as, an opportunity for reflection after reading. Allow your students to make connections to themselves ... understand their peers ... and see the potential that lies ahead for all of us.
Skills addressed in the packet:
point of view
text-self and text-world connections
cause & effect
lesson / theme
problem/solution - plot
character development - plot
A wonderful book to help build a community of learners!