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Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs This mentor text unit includes the following story specific activities: Story Map Cause and Effect How Setting Affected Characters A Tall Tale Elements Poster and Evidence Activity Writing Prompt with Themed
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Better Than Basal This product is JAM-PACKED with Common Core aligned lesson ideas, activities, graphic organizers, and writing prompts for 40 of your favorite mentor texts to use in grades 3-5! (See the complete list below.) With over 100 graphic
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George Washington's Socks Thought Provoking Activities This unit does not include chapter questions. The activities in this unit are meant to make the students go deeper in understanding and thinking about the story. Students will use the book,
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Everything for Volume 1 is in ONE big download! All FOUR mentor sentence units and all FOUR interactive notebook units, plus the Better Than Basal Reading & Writing Units for 40 Popular Mentor Texts - all are included in this money-saving
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This nonfiction companion to the Volume 1 NO PREP Reading & Writing Units for 40 Popular Mentor Texts and Volume 2 NO PREP Reading & Writing Units for 30 Popular Mentor Texts is set up just like the large units with Common Core aligned
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The Sign of the Beaver This unit is aligned to the book, The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare. It can be used with a whole class as an extended text or with a small group for guided reading. Many activities I have included are unique
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Because of Winn Dixie This unit for one of my all-time favorite books- Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo- is filled with engaging print-and-go activities! You could use it with your whole class or with a guided reading group. Here is a list
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I Need My Monster The book, I Need My Monster by Amanda Noll, is a student and teacher favorite that can be used for a variety of activities. It's perfect to use in the month of October, but can be used any time of year! There is a read-aloud
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How Santa Got His Job This unit goes with Stephen Krensky's books, How Santa Got His Job and How Santa Lost His Job. The table of contents in the unit also includes the language arts common core anchor standards that are covered with each activity.
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This product is JAM-PACKED with Common Core aligned lesson ideas, activities, graphic organizers, and writing prompts for 40 of your favorite mentor texts to use in second grade! (See the complete list below.) With over 100 graphic organizers WITH
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Come On, Rain! In this unit you will find these activities to go along with the mentor text: visualization strategy (as you read the book, the students write down things they "see, hear, taste, smell, feel, and feel in my heart") character
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This product is JAM-PACKED with Common Core aligned lesson ideas, activities, graphic organizers, and writing prompts for 30 of your favorite mentor texts to use in grades 3-5! (See the complete list below.) With over 100 graphic organizers WITH
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Knots on a Counting Rope This unit goes with the book by Bill Martin Jr and John Archembault- Knots on a Counting Rope. It is a beautifully written story about a boy who was born blind, and learns to overcome his darkness. This unit includes
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Everything for Volume 2 is in ONE big download! All FOUR mentor sentence units and all FOUR interactive notebook units, plus the Better Than Basal Reading & Writing Units for 30 Popular Mentor Texts, AND the Nonfiction Reading and Writing Units-
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Owls This fun nonfiction common core aligned unit is perfect for a 3rd or 4th grade classroom! I created this unit with intention of using the books Owls by Gail Gibbons and White Owl, Barn Owl by Nicola Davies, but all but one of the activities in
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Katie's Trunk American Revolution Mentor Text This unit was created to go with the book, Katie's Trunk by Ann Turner. It's about a Tory girl and her family right before the American Revolution- giving a different perspective than often taught. The
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By request, I have pulled the Do Unto Otters lessons from Volume 3 for those who love using mentor sentences and mentor texts and wanted to add just this one lesson to their rotation. PLEASE do not purchase this if you already own all of the Volume
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Gingerbread is the perfect theme for a fun, seasonal unit without "celebrating" a holiday. This unit will be perfect for December or January and provides activities to last you for at least a week of gingerbread fun in reading, writing, grammar,
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Better Than Basal This product is JAM-PACKED with Common Core aligned lesson ideas, activities, graphic organizers, and writing prompts for 40 of your favorite mentor texts to use in K-1! (See the complete list below.) With over 100 graphic
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What is in this GIANT bundle? All FOUR Mentor Sentence Units All FOUR Interactive Activity Units plus the Better Than Basal Reading & Writing Units for 40 Popular Mentor Texts! If you prefer, you can buy this bundle in hard copy form! You will
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I have taught 10 years as a classroom teacher in 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades. I am currently creating curriculum and engaging lessons for teachers full time. I also deliver professional development on mentor texts and mentor sentences!

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Specialist degree in Teacher Leadership

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