The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}

The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
The Polar Express Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
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The Polar Express, by Chris Van Allsburg, is a favorite holiday read aloud leading up to Christmas. This literature unit for The Polar Express is packed with reading and writing lessons and activities!

The unit includes detailed lesson plans, pacing guide, printable activity sheets and response pages, and answer keys. Also includes a guide for pulling off your own "Polar Express Day. Supporting Common Core Standards noted in lesson plans. A great literature-based unit for the holidays!

Contents of Lessons & Activities:
• North Pole Mental Images
• Character Choices: The Boy & Santa
• From 'Blah' to 'Ahhh!': Descriptive Language
• A Train of Main Events
• Ringing Bells: Tying the Story Together
• Close Reading - Interpretive Questions
• Writing from Other Points-of-View
• Polar Express 'Event Planning' Project
• Setting Up a Polar Express Day

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**For Personal and Single Classroom Use Only. If using with multiple classes, please purchase additional licenses at the discounted rate.**

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This download contains the following files:
1. Main PDF file (including lesson plans and printables)
2. Microsoft Word document of editable parent letter for "Polar Express Day"

You might also be interested in my other literature units for favorite winter read alouds:
The Snowy Day Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
Snowmen At Night Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
The Mitten Tree Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
Snowflake Bentley Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}
Owl Moon Literature Unit {My Favorite Read Alouds}

To see all of my literature units, click HERE.
Or check out some of my popular Book Study Reader's Notebooks HERE.
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