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Do You Prefer Your Children's Book Characters Obedient or Contrary? Opinion WritingLesson Planet
9th - 12th
With this New York Times "Learning Network" exercise, high schoolers read an article about the death of Maurice Sendak, author of Where the Wild Things Are and then respond to several prompts that require them to shape their own opinions...
The Boxcar Children Novel StudyLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
The flowers danced to the tune of the howling wind. Wait, how do flowers dance? Learners write their own examples of personification using The Boxcar Children novel study. They answer reading comprehension questions and complete language...
Word Family Mini-Book: -eepLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Keep young readers engaged in learning to read and spell with this printable book on the word family -eep. Focusing on the words sheep, jeep, beep, and sleep young learners practice reading and writing these terms with the support of the...
Planning Writing: Bullfrog Information ParagraphEngageNY
3rd CCSS: Designed
Lesson ten in this unit for the book Bullfrogs at Magnolia Circle, prepares third graders to begin writing an informational paragraph about the adaptations of bullfrogs. First, young writers work either independently or in pairs to...
Helen Keller: An Inspiring Life (Biography Mini-Book)Lesson Planet
K - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Inspire young readers with this printable biography of Helen Keller. Including a timeline, glossary, and realistic illustrations with supporting captions, this is a great resource for not only teaching children about this amazing...
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe: Picture Book StrategyLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Picture books aren't just for primary learners. Your scholars compare and contrast literary themes between the novel, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis, and the children's book, The Dream Tree by Winfried Wolf through...
Elementary Personal Narrative Writing PacketLesson Planet
2nd - 4th
Ever wish you had a packet that would support your learners as they prepare to write a narrative text? This comprehensive and well-scaffolded packet provides multiple support ideas for engaging learners in the narrative writing process....
Children's Books Teach Diversity, RespectLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students compare aspects of children's books that teach diversity and respect. They examine universal values such as courage and bravery, respect and apathy. They create a final project based on their ability to recognize the values in...
My Book of Words With a Short A: A Mini BookLesson Planet
Pre-K - 1st CCSS: Adaptable
Familiarize emergent readers with the short /a/ phoneme with this fun printable book. Including six simple CVC words with supporting images, children practice reading and writing the terms as they develop their spelling and reading skills.
Run! Mini-Book - Sight Words Run and SaidLesson Planet
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
A group of African animals teach young readers to recognize the sight words run and said in this fun, printable book. Using a simple repetitive sentence structure, students read through the book before practicing writing the words on the...
The Boundless Novel StudyLesson Planet
6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
All aboard The Boundless, the greatest and longest train in existence, complete with a swimming pool, gardens, and cinema. Learners use the novel study to practice writing their own autobiographies. They then continue their learning...
The Railway Children: Novel StudyLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
How can you prove your innocence? After being falsely accused and placed in prison, the father in The Railway Children is looking for the answer to the question. The children make friends with an elderly gentleman who helps them prove...