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Fantastic Mr. Fox Vocabulary by Chapter
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Fantastic Mr. Fox Vocabulary by Chapter

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Fantastic Mr. Fox is a children's novel written by Roald Dahl. At night, Mr. Fox steals chickens, ducks, and turkeys from three mean and wealthy farmers. The farmers try to get back at him, however, Mr. Fox outwits them. Use the vocabulary to introduce each of the 18 chapters. Students can locate the words in the dictionary prior to reading each chapter. Students can find the meaning and part of speech. This exercise will assist students to better understand the content of each chapter. A word sort sheet is provided for the students. As they learn new vocabulary in each chapter, they will place each word in the appropriate part of speech box. To differentiate for the Special Ed./ESL student, have them locate each word using an online dictionary. As an extension, have students write original sentences for each vocabulary word after reading each chapter in the novel. Sheet provided. Total Pages 9
The Wild Robot Chapter Questions and Vocabulary
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The Wild Robot Chapter Questions and Vocabulary

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The Wild Robot by Peter Brown is a story about a friendly robot named Roz, who finds herself shipwrecked on an island full of wild animals. Included in this resource are questions and vocabulary words for Chapters 1-80 (1 sheet for each chapter). Use the questions to recap each chapter orally or have students complete the sheets. Each chapter also contains chapter vocabulary words that can be used to find the meaning or write sentences for each. Check out the author's website! 82 Pages
Friend Poem Activity and Lesson Plan
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Friend Poem Activity and Lesson Plan

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A fun way to write a poem and review adjectives at the same time! Students will create a Friend Poem using adjectives and then illustrate what they have written. Includes an easy to follow lesson plan! Prints well in grayscale setting too. Pgs. 6
The Outsiders Vocabulary by Chapter
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The Outsiders Vocabulary by Chapter

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The Outsiders Vocabulary by Chapter is intended to be used along side with the novel by S. E. Hinton. Use the vocabulary to introduce each of the 12 chapters. Students can locate the words in the dictionary prior to reading each chapter. Students can find the meaning and part of speech. This exercise will assist students to better understand the content of each chapter. A word sort sheet is provided for the students. As they learn new vocabulary in each chapter, they will place each word in the appropriate part of speech box. To differentiate for the Special Ed./ESL student, have them locate each word using an online dictionary. As an extension, have students write original sentences for each vocabulary word after reading each chapter in the novel. Sheet provided. Total Pages 7
My ABC Journey-FREE
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My ABC Journey-FREE

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Try out a few pages of our alphabet, vocabulary review booklet. Use these pages to introduce or review the alphabet. Check out our complete booklet for only $3.00! Click here: My ABC Journey
My Sentence Making Journey-Free
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My Sentence Making Journey-Free

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My Sentence Making Journey is a great way to get younger students started in making/writing complete sentences. The booklet has the "Alphabet" as its primary theme. The completed sentences have at least one word of the highlighted alphabet from the page. Check out our complete booklet for only $3.00! Click here: My Sentence Making Journey
All About Me!
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All About Me!

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A great way to get to know your students any time of the year! It contains: -3 sheets that students can fill in with pictures and or words. The completed sheets will give you some information about each student. It will also allow the students to get to know one another. -a "Me" diamante where students can use adjectives and verbs to describe themselves as well as a "student". -"About Me" acrostic, once completed can be used as a "guess who" game, where students have to guess which poem belongs to who. -"Get to Know a Classmate" 2 page activity -"My Favo(u)rites" 2 page activity Once all activities are completed, put up on your classroom walls, or combine to make a small booklet. Great for ESL, ELL and Special Ed. ***Includes U.S. version sheets as well! Total Pages 14
Wonder Vocabulary Match Set
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Wonder Vocabulary Match Set

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"Wonder", a children's novel by R.J. Pallacio's, is about a boy that deals with an agonizing journey from the safe solitude of home schooling to the difficulties of public school, because of his differences. Use these 3 vocabulary match activities (answers included) after each part of the book. Vocabulary Match 1 for part 1, and so on. Great for a quick assessment tool as well! Total Pages 7
The Breadwinner-Culminating Activities
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The Breadwinner-Culminating Activities

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The Breadwinner, a children's novel by Deborah Ellis is about an 11-year-old girl named Parvana. She is forced by circumstances to be the breadwinner for her family in a war-torn Taliban-era in Afghanistan. While reading the novel, have a class discussion on how girls and women are treated differently than boys and men. Then have the students complete the comic strip assignment sheet, that will show that girls and women should be given the same freedom as boys and men. After completing the novel, have your students complete the poster assignment. A poster rubric is included. As an extension, have the students present the poster to their classmates. A great assessment tool for Novel Study and Media Literacy as well! The Book report can be used as a quick assessment. It contains short activities that deal with the settings, characters, plot and themes. Students will also have the opportunity to design a new cover for the novel and give it a new title. The "Parvana" acrostic template could be used as a character sketch. Total Pages 8
The One and Only Ivan Culminating Activities
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The One and Only Ivan Culminating Activities

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The One and Only Ivan is a children's book by Katherine Applegate. After reading the novel, have the students summarize the setting, characters, plot and one of the themes. The students will also have the opportunity to choose another title for the novel and write sentences using some of the vocabulary. Also included is a crossword puzzle (with answers), as well as a sheet to place the puzzle vocabulary words in alphabetical order. Bonus: Story Book Character Traits sheet could be used to complete the acrostic (also included), as a character analysis for the main character, Ivan. Use this mini package as an assessment tool as well. Total Pages 9
Refugee Culminating Activities
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Refugee Culminating Activities

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REFUGEE, By Alan Gratz, is a captivating novel of 3 children and their families, who, in different decades and in different continents, flee their homelands searching for safety and freedom. The activities include templates for summarizing the settings, characters, plots and themes. Also included are activities for writing a “book teaser”, comparing characters, creating a bookmark, character acrostic templates and vocabulary search/sentence writing. 13 Pages.
Mean, Median and Mode
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Mean, Median and Mode

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3 in 1 handy resource for the Data Management and Probability strands, Mean, Median and Mode. Printer Friendly! Includes a handout, with all 3 definitions and illustrations of the Mean, Median and Mode. Handout could be kept in student's notebooks to remind them of the definitions. Also included are 3 mini posters of the Mean, Median and Mode to put up in your classroom! Total Pages 5
The Giver Vocabulary Pack
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The Giver Vocabulary Pack

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THE GIVER (by Lois Lowry) Vocabulary Pack includes: -a word search (answers included) -a vocabulary sentence writing sheet -a word sort sheet to be used with the word search vocabulary words (could be used to review parts of speech or as a grammar quiz) -a vocabulary match (answers included) that could be used as a quiz Pgs. 7
The Wild Robot Vocabulary by Chapter
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The Wild Robot Vocabulary by Chapter

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The Wild Robot by Peter Brown is a story about a friendly robot named Roz, who finds herself shipwrecked on an island full of wild animals. Included in this resource are vocabulary words for Chapters 1-80 The chapter vocabulary words can be used to find the meaning. Also included is a sheet to write sentences for some of the vocabulary, and a sheet to sort the vocabulary words into the proper parts of speech section. Check out the author's website! 12 pages.
Vocabulaire-Jour de la Saint Patrick
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Vocabulaire-Jour de la Saint Patrick

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A great way for your students to get excited about St. Patrick's Day in French! Includes: - a vocabulary match sheet with answers - a word search with answers - a vocabulary sheet ( a white background one included) - an alphabetical order/sentence writing sheet ( a white background one included) - a word make sheet using the words "La Saint Patrick" Total Pages 10
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane Activities
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The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane Activities

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A fun and creative way for your students to summarize what they have read and learned in the novel, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo. Students will be writing about the setting, plot, theme and about a favorite character. Students will have the opportunity to rename Edward and draw him with new clothing. A great way to introduce or culminate the novel. Students will be able to learn or review, 40 vocabulary words found in the novel, while completing the word search (answers included). After completing the word search, students will be able to write sentences on the sentence writing sheet, using 10 vocabulary words of their choice. A word sort sheet is also included, where students could place the 40 vocabulary words in the correct parts of speech category. The "Edward Tulane" acrostic sheet could be used while reading the novel to describe his character. Students could write one word next to each letter or a full sentence. A BONUS "Story Book Character Trait" sheet is also included. This sheet could assist the students in completing the acrostic. A great assessment tool as well! Total Pages 11
Wonder (R.J. Palacio) Culminating Activities
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Wonder (R.J. Palacio) Culminating Activities

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This package offers your students a creative way to summarize what they have learned while reading the novel, "Wonder", a children's novel by R.J. Pallacio's. A novel about a boy that deals with an agonizing journey from the safe solitude of home schooling to the difficulties of public school, because of his differences. The students will have the opportunity to revisit 2 of the novel's themes as well as write about the setting and the plot. Also included are 3 vocabulary match activities (answers included) to use after each part of the book. Vocabulary Match 1 for part 1, and so on. All activities could be used as a quick assessment tool. Total Pages 11
Charlotte's Web Novel Activities
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Charlotte's Web Novel Activities

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The Novel Activities package is a creative way for the students to recap their knowledge and understanding of the novel, Charlotte's Web, by E. B. White. Students will be able to give you information on the setting, characters, plot and write sentences using some of the vocabulary words. They will also have the opportunity to write about one of the many themes found in the novel. This package includes: -3 page book report -2 word searches (with answer sheets) -2 sentence writing sheets -"Charlotte" Acrostic sheet -2 vocabulary match sheets (with answer sheet) P.S. When printing horizontal pages, change page set up on printer to "landscape". You have the flexibility to use each page of this resource at the same time or at different times of your novel study, depending what your lesson focus is. For example, if you are discussing settings and characters, just use page 1, and so on. As an alternative, you can cut out each section/part of the resource and mount it on cardstock to use in Language centers, Literature Circles or Mobiles. Great for Special Ed. and ESL students too, as it is easy to follow with definitions of each part of a story, setting, characters, plot, etc.
We All Fall Down -- Eric Walters
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We All Fall Down -- Eric Walters

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We All Fall Down by Eric Walters is a novel about a Grade 9 boy who goes to "job shadow" his dad at the World Trade Centre on September 11, 2001. Then the unexpected happens... This culminating activity is a creative way to have the students summarize the novel. It contains definitions of each part of a story, setting, characters, plot, etc. Once completed it becomes a great assessment tool as well! Students will write about the importance of the title, recall the setting, plot and describe the characters. Sentences will be written using some of the vocabulary words. They will write about one of the many themes found in the novel, and also write about making connections, text-to-self and text-to-world. You have the flexibility to use each page of this resource at the same time or at different times of your novel study, depending what your lesson focus is. For example, if you are discussing settings and characters, just use page 1, and so on. As an alternative, you can cut out each section/part of the resource and mount it on cardstock to use in Language centers, Literature Circles or completed Mobiles. Great for Special Ed. and ESL students too, as it is easy to follow with definitions of each part of a story, setting, characters, plot, etc. Total Pages 5
MERRY CHRISTMAS Coloring Bookmarks
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MERRY CHRISTMAS Coloring Bookmarks

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A great little gift for your students that they can color as they like! Print on white cardstock paper, cut, have students color with markers and laminate! As a personal touch, write student's names, date a special message from you at the back. 2 pages with 8 bookmarks, 3 different designs.