Learn about biographies and autobiographies with Theodor (Ted) Geisel!
This comprehensive week-long unit contains everything you need to launch an engaging and thought-provoking study of Theodor Geisel with the book "The Boy on Fairfield Street" by Kathleen Krull!
Cloze Vocabulary Introduction
Vocabulary Book with Frayer Models
Vocabulary Cards for Focus Wall/Pocket Chart
Theodor Geisel Discussion Questions Mini-Book
That's What It's All About Main Idea/Key Details Organizer
Onomatopoeia: Read the Room Activity
Non-Newtonian Fluid Science and Procedural Text Assignment
Biography Lap Book and Craftivity
Traits, Motivations, and Feelings Organizer
Vocabulary Cards (small)
Paper Slides Video Project
Fact and Opinion SMARTboard/Sign Language Activity
Mountain Climbers Formative Assessment
Vocabulary Art Word Templates
Making Connections Flapbook
Lingering Questions: Writing Prompt
SMARTboard Activity: Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole, Simile
Ted's April Fools' Day Flop: Narrative Prompt
Comprehension Quiz (with ONE original text and optional extended response)
MUNCH! Center (rhyming)
Punctuating Addresses Center (Address Envelopes)
What is the Question? Center
Mentor Corner: Children's Authors (Internet Inquiry/Multimedia Presentation)
Mentor Corner covers Arnold Lobel, Beverly Cleary, H.A. Rey, Hans Christian Anderson, Jan Berenstain, Stan Berenstain, Judy Blume, Steven Kellogg, Doreen Cronin, Eric Carle, Beatrix Potter, and David Shannon.
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