Utilize the unique style of picture books to create instructionally sound, standards-based lessons Improve students' writing and literacy skills in grades 5-9 Fun and effective strategies teach the basic literary elements of character, point of view, setting, plot, style, and theme, and the activities are aligned with NCTE standardsqFollowing the discussion, have students choose a picture book character. Ask them to imagine that the character is running for mayor of your town. Based on ... Before students begin writing, distribute Figure 1.16 My Favorite Character Rubric or one the library media specialist or teacher has developed. When studentsa#39; essays are finished, have them evaluate their own work using the rubric . Students willanbsp;...
|Title||:||Teach Writing to Older Readers Using Picture Books|
|Publisher||:||Linworth Publishing Company - 2004-01|