The activities in this packet are to supplement your thematic unit on winter themes (Martin Luther King, Jr., snow, cold weather, etc.) The activities provide a little spice to your tried-and-true activities and better align them with the new Common Core emphasis on listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
About the Activities
The Snowplow Express (newspaper)
Using Text Features
How Well Did You Read?
Tell About Martin Luther King, Jr.
Character Traits (black & white, color)
Annotating a Text (anchor chart)
Annotating a text (blank)
Text Dependent Questions (blank)
Accountable Talk (anchor chart)
Lined Writing Paper
Martin Luther King, Jr. stories (book list)