Sarah, Plain and Tall 54 Common Core Aligned Printables and Worksheets

Sarah, Plain, and Tall is a heartwarming tale of a family in search of a mother. Anna and Caleb are two motherless children, who live all alone with their father in an isolated, rural community in turn of the century America. It's been several years since Papa was widowed and there are no eligible women in the area for him to meet. Little Caleb, in particular, needs a mother. Mama died after giving birth to Caleb, and he has never known the love of a mother. This loss tears at Anna's heart every time Caleb asks her what life was like when Mama was alive.
One day, Papa announces to his children that he has placed an ad in the paper for a bride. The ad is answered by a woman from Maine, named Sarah. This common core aligned unit includes 54 worksheet and activities. Student will have fun with Map It activities as well, surveys and math activities related to the story.
54 page packet includes:
• Predictions
• Connections
• Pioneer Life Selected Readings
• Pair-Share
• Vocabulary and Vocabulary Practice
• Cause and Effect
• Compare and Contrast
• Simile Practice
• Can you Prove it
• Using Maps
• Recall, Discussion, and Higher Level Thinking Questions
• Your Opinion
• Arts and Craft Activity
• And many more printables!
Includes 2 blank pages with headers and border to make your own additions to this unit.


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Created: Jan 23, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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