This is a close reading guide to the book The Giver by Lois Lowry. In this classroom classic, Jonas is chosen as the keeper of memory in the extraordinary dystopian society in which he lives. As he gathers memories, he realizes that while a community in which sameness does not exist, there are challenges, however, there is also choice.
This clip art packet includes images of 13 community buildings and 3 vehicles.Images are provided in color and blackline. Please see the list below.- Ambulance- Apartment Building - Bank- Church- Convenience Store - Fire Station- Fire Truck- Hospital- Library- Mosque- Park- Police Car- Police Station - Post Office- Restaurant- SchoolThis product is a .zip file.
This is a close reading guide to the book Shades of Gray. In Carolyn Reeder's beautiful story of Will Page and the invaluable lessons he learns as he struggles to get past an enormous loss following the Civil War. This book is so important to any 4th, 5th, or 6th grade class study the Civil War or American History.https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/The-Zoo-Librarian
I am constantly looking for ways in which to sharpen my students' listening skills. With the Common Core curriculum and all of the standardized testing that is required of them, this is a particularly important skill to develop and hone, yet also much more challenging in a world in which we, as teachers, are competing with stimulation that is hitting our students from every direction.