The Starfish Story is a great product for back to school. This poem adapted from Loren Eiseley’s work, is a perfect way to spread inspiration and motivation to your colleagues, staff or students in your class. #backtoschool #inspiration #free
Great activity for World War II that forces students to think critically! Students are given five scenarios that involve World War II, the Holocaust, and its aftermath. Then they are asked to answer a series of thought provoking moral questions. Each story is based on a true event and the real stories are also provided. Extension suggestions and a lesson plan are included.
The Common Core State Standards require that students be able to recount stories and determine their central message, lesson, moral, or theme. Using the 9 main themes identified in my own classrom, I have created a quick and easy worksheet for students to use when determining theme and responding to literature!
Do you have the kid on the cover in your class? I've met him many times. This is a set of social narratives for providing expectations, perspective, and coping strategies for the classroom routines of raising hands to talk, lining up and walking quietly in the hall, and following teacher's direction. Great for a variety of student in addition to those with autism.
FREE language arts worksheet for third and fourth grades! In this language arts worksheet, your child will read three parts of a traditional story from India and answer questions about the characters' feelings using complete sentences. Skills: reading comprehension, interpreting and inferring, understanding and analyzing characters in a story, building vocabulary, writing practice
This is a part of my 90 page unit about fables called Animals and their Stories for second, third, or fourth grade students. Fables are about animals that can talk and act like people. Students will learn to understand the central message, lesson, or moral of the story through asking and answering questions, describing how characters respond to major events, understanding the words and phrases that develop a better understanding of the lesson or theme, and understand how story structure…