In this Language Arts activity, students create a sequence chart by listing eight steps or events in time order. Students write their information in a graphic organizer.
3 Views 2 Downloads
Sequence: The Birthday Surprise
It's a birthday surprise! Have youngsters read the short, fictional text before they complete the accompanying worksheet. They will identify the sequence words found in the text, and record the sentences that follow each listed sequence...
4th - 6th English Language Arts
Cause & Effect Chart: "My Furthest-Back Person" by Alex Haley
Help your class see the connection between events in Alex Haley's story "My Furthest-Back Person" with this awesome graphic organizer. Individuals write a brief description of 10 major plot events in a series of boxes. The first and last...
5th - 9th English Language Arts
Compare Two Versions: Folk Tales, Sequencing, and Summary
Compare two versions of "The Three Little Pigs" (traditional and Jon Scieszka's The True Story of the Three Little Pigs, told from the wolf's point of view). As your 4th graders recount the familiar version of the story, emphasize the...
4th English Language Arts
Noisy Nora, Studious Students: Story Elements
Alliterative adjective nicknames generate stories inspired by Rosemary Wells' book Noisy Nora (also a thematic complement to any class with children who make a ruckus to get attention). Class members explore basic story elements --...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts