Freebie! This resource contains a lesson for both reading and writing workshops on comparing a culture from a book to your own and showing characters' feelings in writing. It also includes a printable graphic organizer and thinkmark for assessment.
"Native Americans represent just one per cent of the US population and some languages have only one speaker left. Now a new generation is fighting to preserve the culture. Meet the women leading that fight." We have so much respect for these Smart Girls.
In ancient Chinese culture, lacquered red doors (called a vermillion gate) represented great wealth and luck. In modern living room culture, since the look proved popular with Pier 1 customers, we decided to add a teal theme to the painted wood and cotton canvas art—for good measure.