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Inferring About Characters Based on How They Respond to Challenges (Chapter 4: "Los Higos/Figs")
How do you know what a character's personality is like if an author doesn't tell you? With a focus on character development in Esperanza Rising, pupils complete a jigsaw activity to analyze the actions of Mama, Abuelita, and Miguel. Once...
5th - 7th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Comprehensive Assessment of Reading Strategies II
Assess your kids' reading skills with a straightforward reading comprehension exercise. Pupils read a story and answer 12 multiple choice questions about the story. Each question is labeled with one of 12 reading strategies, such as...
7 mins 3rd - 6th English Language Arts
Making inferences about the 2000 presidential election
“Hanging chads.” While these two words may be infamous to most of us, few middle schoolers understand their importance to the presidential election of 2000. As an exercise in drawing inferences, class members examine a Mini Page article...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Mid-Unit 2 Assessment: Inferring About the Silversmith Trade in Colonial Times
The seventh lesson in this unit on colonial trade assesses fourth graders' ability to use details from an informational text to make inferences and create a piece of informative writing. The included assessment begins with learners...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Lesson Plan Aid for Book Punch- Granny Torrelli Makes Soup
Fourth graders participate in various literacy activities based on the text, Granny Torrelli Makes Soup, by Sharon Creech. In this literacy lesson plan, 4th graders explore the characters and events in the text. Students demonstrate an...
4th English Language Arts
Lesson Plan Aid for Book Punch- Frindle
Fourth graders participate in activities based on the text "Frindle". In this literacy-based lesson, 4th graders are introduced to character exploration and text to self connections. The students are guided through the text "Frindle".
4th English Language Arts
New Review Harriet Jabocs and Elizabeth Keckly: The Material and Emotional Realities of Childhood in Slavery
Through the journals written by Harriet Jacobs and Elizabeth Keckly, young readers gain insight into the lives of two enslaved children on nineteenth-century plantations.
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Making Connection to Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
Students make personal connections while reading. In this reading comprehension lesson, students read the book Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer and discuss if they have ever felt like Rudolph. Students discuss with a partner how they felt...
K - 1st English Language Arts
James and the Giant Peach Comprehensive Guide
You'll love this 13-page comprehension packet that goes with the book James and The Giant Peach. Each page requires learners to think, comprehend, focus on characters, make text-to-self and text-to-world connections, and build vocabulary...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts