I call this book the cover-all-your-bases book because it is such a rich text! Link life lessons to summer memories and practice parts of speech in context. This book is also rich for character work, so you may want to check out my Responding to
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Literature
3rd, 4th, 5th
Activities, Guided Reading Books, Literacy Center Ideas
The book Miss Rumphius sends a beautiful message on finding ways to make the world more beautiful. Help students identify ways they can spread beauty through this book companion!
Sequencing Activity with Story Events
This is a sample from my larger pack of rubrics, mini-charts, and graphic organizers. In this sample pack, you'll get a glimpse of the whole product and get a test run with character motivations.
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Having students identify the part of speech an unknown word is can help them determine an appropriate synonym. If a student knows the unknown word is an adjective, they can narrow down possible ideas into describing words. They then use the context
**Revised March 2014: I've included a "double-stuffed" version to go with the "triple-stuffed"! Also, some people requested "examples" to be changed to "evidence." You now get 4 graphic organizers to better fit your needs!
Use this graphic