This product includes activities for the book Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters. There are 5 pages of activities including pre-reading questions, vocabulary, determining mood from illustrations, character inferences, word work and a writing prompt
This activity uses articles from Newsela.com to further explore the character of Natalie. Students will read non-fiction articles about autism and apply them to the context of the novel.
Links to the articles are provided. A free Newsela.com
This is activity uses articles from Newsela.com to expand students' understanding of disease outbreaks like the one depicted in the novel. Article links and a rubric are included. A free newsela.com account is required.
Articles can be leveled
This activity has students read 4 Newsela articles as well as the two Ray Bradbury stories. Students make connections between literature and current events and synthesize their findings into a presentation.
Students create a presentation based on
Three unique versions of a sight word partner activity. One partner reads a clue such as: "Draw a heart by the word 'very.'" The other partner completes the task.
Can be used in centers, small groups, with a parent or other adult volunteer.
This assessment is designed to be used for the Common Core Standard RL 8.3. It can be used at the end of the novel or after reading the chapter “The Death of Achilles.” It includes a rubric to score the student responses.
In this product, there are three activities to use after reading the books Knuffle Bunny and A Pocket for Corduroy. There is a cut and paste Venn Diagram, a true/false activity, and a writing prompt related to the books.
These activities align to
This product contains four performance tasks relating to the novel The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton. The projects include rubrics. They are designed to be completed after reading the novel. All four projects could be assigned or you could opt to use
Five listening center activities to support students' language development and provide accountability at the classroom listening center. Activities cover parts of speech, beginning sounds, rhyming words, sight words, and syllables.
This product aligns with CCSS RL1.9. It uses Llama Llama Gram and Grandpa and A Pocket for Corduroy and provides 5 pages of compare/contrast questions to guide students as they compare the stories.
It includes a writing activity and directions