Designed for online and blended learning, "The Candymakers" Digital Novel Study includes vocabulary, 2 inquiry-based short research projects, and a media literacy project where students create an advertisement to sell a new candy they create.
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This 100+ page novel study includes all of the materials below in EDITABLE Google Docs, Slides, or Forms format for blended or online learning:
☀ Teacher manual
☀ Digital student activities
☀ Materials and supplies list
☀ Reflective journals / reading response activities
☀ 2 investigations and mini research units (can be used for science inquiry classes as well)
☀ Create-a-candy and designing a candy advertisement project
☀ Differentiated rubric assessments for research units to include written or multimedia product
☀ Rubrics to grade journals and investigations
☀ Extension ideas for more technology integration
☀ Lesson plans aligned to the National and PA Common Core Standards, PA Academic Standards, and AASL Information Literacy Standards
--- Library version and Classroom version
--- Also in editable Microsoft Word .docx file format
☀ Bibliography of resources
The following materials are included in easy-to-print PDF file formats, unless otherwise noted:
☀ Bulletin board materials for selected vocabulary
--- Includes a blank template to add your own vocabulary words
☀ Bulletin board materials for spelling "The Candymakers" on 8.5" x 11" sheets of paper
☀ QR code cards for 1 of the extension activities
--- Editable in Microsoft Publisher
.pub file format, as well as printable PDF file format
Though the lesson plans are written for 5th grade students, they can be modified for 6th grade students or advanced 4th grade students by just changing the standards
This product is also available as a printable / paper novel study
as well, or as a Printable + Digital BUNDLE (coming soon)!
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