Engage students in a Text Talk and a Narrative Writing Task using the texts titled The Lorax by Dr. Seuss and A Log's Life by Wendy Pfeffer.
Text Talk & Writing Presentation (46 slides)
Narrative Writing Task with Writing Paper (2 pages)
3 Differentiated Graphic Organizers
2 Narrative Pre-Writing Organizers
3 Text Talk Accountability Organizers
Students complete the following Narrative Writing Task after the Text Talk:
Think about what you have learned about trees from the texts A Log’s Life and The Lorax. Create a narrative from a tree’s point of view that includes the steps involved in a tree’s life cycle. Your narrative should include a sequence of events that unfolds naturally. Be sure to include all elements of a narrative writing.
Bonus: "Write Something" Organizer