Students will create an original Instagram post that a character from the story might have posted during an important event in the story.
****Find the digital version of this product here (designed for Google classroom and 1:1 technology classrooms): Digital Version: The Giver Instagram Character Trait Activity: CCSS, Student Ex.
Not only do students have to create an Instagram post (incorporating EVIDENCE from the book), but they also have to complete a printable handout in which they explain different aspects of their post and support the explanation by citing EVIDENCE from the book!
COMPLETE WITH DETAILED STUDENT EXAMPLE (using the book "The Giver") and ANSWER KEY
Common Core State Standards:
RL 6.1-8.1: Cite textual evidence and make inferences
RI 6.1-8.1: Cite textual evidence and make inferences
RL 6.3-8.3: Analyze particular dialogue or events in the story propel the action and reveal aspects of a character.
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Teach students to support findings with explanation and evidence!