The only unit you'll ever need to teach The One and Only Ivan!
Not only will you have a novel unit that is easy to implement, but you'll also have engaging student activities that your kiddos will love!
In this novel unit you will receive:
1) Teacher Guide
with everything you need for each lesson. All needed resources are downloadable directly from the guide making prep a breeze! The teacher guide includes a unit overview, 15 daily lesson plans
(some lasting more then 1 day) aligned with CCSS for grades 3-5, and details for end-of-unit projects
. The lesson plans include detailed information about student objective, common core state standards, materials needed, teacher preparation required, and the steps on how to conduct the lesson. You'll even find sample anchor charts, discussion questions and answer keys embedded right into the teacher guide.
2) 69 anchor slides
provided in PowerPoint, PDF, or PGN image files. These slides help you teach each lesson.
3) Student activities
to go along with each daily lesson. All students resources are printable OR google classroom compatible.
Interactive activities and comprehension questions are provided for each lesson.
4) 6 vocabulary activities
that you can use over and over in the unit. Customize to meet your students needs.
5) A colorful bulletin board
set to help reinforce content learned.
6) Additional learning activities
to go along with daily lessons including. "Meet the Author" article, student discussion prompt cards, writing prompts, and more! (ALL Google Classroom Compatible)
7) 6 end-of-unit activities
to wrap up your novel unit. (Google Classroom Compatible)
8) Teacher video tutorial
to help you get organized
9) A student observation sheet
to record information about student performance during the unit and to collect student data.
10) A student bookmark
to give to your students during the unit.
Skills and strategies taught in this unit include:
1) Story plot
2) Character relationships
4) Thinking about our reading
5) Text analysis
6) Comparing and contrasting
7) Character perspectives
8) Mood and tone of the story
9) Small group discussion skills
10) Pairing fiction and nonfiction
11) Character development
12) Identifying theme
WATCH THE UNIT SNEAK PEEK HERE!
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