The Westing Game Plot Diagram - Students can create a storyboard capturing the narrative arc in a work with a six-cell storyboard containing the major parts of the plot diagram. For each cell, have students create a scene that follows the story in sequence using: Exposition, Conflict, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, and Resolution.
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The Westing Game is a wonderfully intriguing mystery and a great novel study for upper elementary and middle school students. This blog post is chock full of ideas, activities and lesson plans to bring this book to life in your classroom!
HANDWRITING ANALYSIS: Third graders learn to write in cursive. They each wrote the alphabet in cursive and then wrote clues about themselves in cursive on a separate card. The parents tried to match the clues to the "handwriting sample."
For a "surprise" movement/dance when you need something to fill time. Would be easy to put in a can and have a student pick one out. Use rhythm patterns for student to clap, or sing intervals, or name tempo markings, etc.
"The Westing Game", by E. Raskin, Complete Unit, 60 Total Pages