The Galileo Challenge.
- 10 Worksheets that cover: captions, illustrations, cause/effect, literal/nonliteral language, sequence of events, the most important events, topic statement, and fact writing.
- Uses excerpts from Peter Sis' book "Starry Messenger"
- Perfect addition to Wit & Wisdom Grade 3 Module 2
- Post the 8x11 Game Board pieces on a bulletin board or white board.
- Have students pair up or work in groups. Game pieces get placed on the first challenge, "Pisa, Italy." (Game Pieces are towards the end of the product)
- As students master each challenge, they move on to the next challenge.
- Along the way there are DETOURS that should be set up between the challenges of your choice.
*DETOURS include: eating a Starburst or Milkyway. Students may also complete an ACTION Detour. All detours are included at the end of the product.