Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco - an all time favorite picture book for all ages.
| Thunder Cake | Patricia Polacco | Weather | Thunderstorms | Measurement | Cultural Differences | Survival | Natural Disasters | Fear | Russia | Emotions |
This activity packet includes 38 thinking strategies that will engage, enrich, and empower your students to love learning. There are so many themes that Patricia Polacco skillfully weaves into this story which makes it a perfect catalyst to jump-start student thinking.
*Fear and other Emotions
The activities are based on 45 iDazzle Apps which are a collection of creative and critical thinking APPlications with icons to represent each type of thinking. Pick and choose your favorites that support your grade level standards.
The following skills and strategies are included:
*Analyzing the Big Picture
*Cause and Effect
*The Science behind Thunderstorms
*Collect Data and Create a Graph
*U.S. and Russia Relations
*Survival of Living Organisms
*Emotion of Fear
*Comparison of Polacco's Picture Books
*Decision Making Grid
*Pros and Cons of Living on a Farm
*Native American Tradition of Rain Dance
*Create Original Math Word Problems
*Double or Triple
*Curiosity - Amazing Architecture
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This product, created by Paula McClendon, at Dazzle on a Dime, LLC is licensed for one classroom use only. If you wish to share this resource, additional licenses can be purchased at a discounted price.