Building Background Knowledge About Physical Environment: What Makes it Hard for Some People to Get Books?

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How far would your pupils go to be able to have access to books? Revisit Heather Henson and David Small's That Book Woman and challenge class members to take on the role of Cal or the Book Woman. By putting themselves in someone else's place, learners will discover different perspectives and understand better the envrionmental difficulties that Cal and the Book Woman face. After role-playing, transition into a brief informational text about physical envrionments. An engaging beginning to this Common Core desgined unit.

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Resource Details

Grade
3rd
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
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Year
2012
Usage Permissions
Creative Commons
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Common Core