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Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners read the story Sylvester and the Magic Pebble about a Donkey looking for pebbles. In this reading lesson plan, students also create a warning label for the pebbles and an acrostic poem.
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Understanding Vocabulary in "Sylvester and the Magic Pebble"

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders increase vocabulary while reading Sylvester and the Magic Pebble.For this reading strategies lesson, 2nd graders use context clues and drawn  pictures to understand vocabulary.  Students work with a reading partner to...
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Rocks & Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (Critique) Science Lesson Plan

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students investigate the importance of minerals, rocks, ores, and energy. This lesson uses the story, "Sylvester and the Magic Pebble."
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Sylvester and the Magic Pebble Game Questions

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this literature response game, students pick one of 15 cards with a comprehension question about the book Sylvester and the Magic Pebble. If the question is correctly answered, students may advance on a game board (not included here).
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Characterization

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students read the book Sylvester and the Magic Pebble. In this character traits lesson, students read the book and identify character traits. Students draw pictures of a character from the book and describe the character traits.
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A Look At Rocks

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students write letters to organizations, such as United States Geological Society, to find out more about rocks. Students write about a pretend time they found a magic pebble. Students calculate distances to travel to see various...
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Rock Hounds at Heart

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders read "Sylvester and the Magic Pebble" by iam Steig and practice describing rocks using different physical properties. They make observations and develop and describe categories such as texture, color, density, hardness, etc.
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Pop, Pop, Popcorn

For Teachers K - 1st
Students examine the sound of the letter "P,p" and how to write it using a tongue twister. They examine how their mouths move when the make the letter sound before writing it on primary paper. While listening to a read aloud of William...
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The Great Rock Sort

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students describe and sort rocks according to their physical properties. They listen to a story and discuss what they know about rocks, then work with a partner to discuss how their sample rocks differ from each other.
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Rocks

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Pupils complete activities to study and learn about rocks. In this rock science lesson, students read a book about rocks and participate in a picture walk of the book. Pupils watch a PowerPoint of rock examples and then observe a variety...
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And Tomorrow's Forecast Is...

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Young scholars create original short stories that feature distinctive weather phenomena, such as rainbows, snowstorms, tornadoes, thunder and/or lightning. They use a story map, imbedded in this plane, to help them organize their story.
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Characterization

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students draw pictures to generate ideas about a character. They use prewriting skills to plan written work. They then dictate or write detailed descriptions of familiar person, places, objects, or experiences.
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Rocks, Rocks, Rocks

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students are introduced to how the different types of rocks formed. As a class, they are read a book about rocks and create a list of what they already know about them. Using examples of rocks they find around the school, they discover...