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Robinson Crusoe Island Adventure
Young scholars read and then identify literary elements in The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, describing characters, setting, and plot. They write original Island Adventure narrative pieces including detailed descriptions of people, places, and things.
1st - 12th Social Studies & History 13 Views 11 Downloads
Who was Robinson Crusoe? Kids love learning about his interesting story. First, read the simple paragraphs with your learners, and have them answer the six questions provided. There's also space for your learners to record items Crusoe had on the ship, and there's a chart for them to record verbs used in the present tense.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 30 Downloads
Students discover literary classics by reading Robinson Crusoe. In this language arts lesson, students investigate the writing techniques that make Robinson Crusoe a classic piece of literature. Students complete a creative writing worksheet and based on story elements from the novel.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 9 Views 42 Downloads
New Review Literature Circle Guide: The Sign of the Beaver
A thorough, straightforward guide for organizing literature circles in your unit on Elizabeth George Speare's The Sign of the Beaver is both enriching and educational. It includes activities that activate prior knowledge, discussion questions about characterization and plot, and projects after kids have finished reading.
4th - 7th Language Arts 37 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Mystery of the Real Robinson Crusoe Solved
Students explore the location of the campsite of fictional character Robinson Crusoe. For this ESL lesson, students read an article that discusses the whereabouts of Robinson Crusoe's campsite, then have a class discussion on the article. Several activities follow the class discussion, including drawing a map, completing a vocabulary assignment and taking a quiz.
5th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 3 Downloads
Young scholars participate in a simulation of life on a deserted island. They work with their group to develop an island survival plan and summarize it in a journal. Students use a worksheet and challenge cards to earn points. They will be challenged to use their critical thinking skills and knowledge of islands to "survive" and return to safety.
4th - 12th Science 35 Views 172 Downloads
New Review The Sign of the Beaver Study Guide
Couple an in-depth study guide with your unit on The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare. With vocabulary exercises, discussion questions, and activities about facts and opinions, the study guide is a good way to inspire critical thinking in your language arts class.
5th - 7th Language Arts 5 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Study Guide for Island of the Blue Dolphins
Dive your class into a reading of Island of the Blue Dolphins with this in-depth study guide. Breaking the novel into three parts, the resource begins each section with a focus activity that identifies a specific theme or question to be addressed in the reading.
4th - 6th Language Arts 107 Views 114 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review The Sign of the Beaver Student Response Journal
Discuss the themes and events of Elizabeth George Speare's The Sign of the Beaver with a collection of journal topics. Each chapter contains two or three questions for kids to consider and write about, for a total of 24 questions.
4th - 7th Language Arts 4 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review The Sign of the Beaver Vocabulary
A series of activities based on Elizabeth George Speare's The Sign of The Beaver takes your class through vocabulary, reading comprehension, and literary analysis. A good packet or collection of assignments for a reading circle.
4th - 7th Language Arts 5 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review The Sign of the Beaver
Extend a class reading of the novel The Sign of the Beaver across all subject areas with this literature unit guide. From basic discussion questions and writing prompts, to a research project about tracking animals, this resource offers numerous ideas for enhancing young readers' appreciation of this award-winning novel.
4th - 7th Language Arts 11 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
What's Mongolia Really Like?
Understanding different cultural experiences is a challenging and worthwhile objective throughout grade and content levels. This lesson facilitates an appreciation of rural Mongolian life through a simulation of being a nomadic teen as well as other activities.
3rd - 8th All 3 Views 2 Downloads
What's Mongolia Really Like?
Students discover the people of Mongolia. In this social studies instructional activity, students look at the Mongolian nomadic culture by reading a letter written by a member of the Peace Corps. They describe the different types of communities found in Mongolia and compare them to the United States.
3rd - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads