Patricia Polacco's Thunder Cake Reading Comprehension FREEBIE!
This FREE page is lifted right out of my larger Bloom's Reading Comprehension Toolkit for Thundercake, which you can find here: Thunder Cake Bloom's Reading Comprehension Toolkit
The sample is an activity sheet that kids can use to determine character traits, based on text evidence.
The FULL CCSS aligned ELA toolkit contains 18
different learning activities, all based on the realistic fiction story by Patricia Polacco, "Thunder Cake" (3.5 reading level)
Here's what you're getting:
• ONE activity (Inferring Character Traits)
• Print-and-go recording sheet
• Answer key
This product (and the larger one) was born out of a desire to meet the needs of my gifted kindergarten students by giving them opportunities that were appropriate for their independent or instructional reading level. I also used these kits when I was the only gifted intervention specialist in a K-5 building. I taught grades three through five, but I had students on my caseload who were in kindergarten, first, and second grade. I was easily able to either use the toolkits myself, or hand this pack of activities to teachers who were then able to use them with their own guided reading groups or individual students for whom the regular curriculum just wasn’t cutting it. This product is NOT just for gifted children! The activities can meet the needs of a variety
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