This is a fabulous PRINT & Go unit for our favorite book series the Magic Tree House. This unit includes 22 pages of activities to challenge your students on reading comprehension and writing. I have created this unit to not only serve as a reading comprehension guide but for my students to organize their thoughts and reflect on the text.
The unit includes:
Story Element Organizer
Character Anchor Charts (Can, Have, Is)
My "Favorite" Part student reflection
Student made Comic Strip
Character Chats for all main Characters (Including character traits, adjectives to describe character, and a short writing prompt.)
Plot & Sequencing the Events in the story
Cause & Effect
Erase That writing activity
Compare and Contrast Characters
Newspaper Article Writing Activity
Common Core ELA Standards Included but not limited:
RL.2.1 - Ask & answer questions such as who, what , where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
RL.2.2- Students will recount stories including folktales and fables. (Not necessary a folktale or a fable, but students will recount and summarize the story.)
RL.2.3- Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.
RL.2.5- Describe the overall structure of a story, including describing how the beginning introduces the story and the ending concludes the action.
RL.2.7- Use information gained from illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, and plots.
RL.2.10- Read and comprehend literature, including storied and poetry.