ELA Week of 12/18/17


TeacherAlison Weaver
Subject AreaELA
Grade Level6th
Week #12/18/17-12/20/17
Unit of InstructionQuarter 2, Week 9
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Identify the theme of a text.

Compare two texts on the same topic.

Compare and contrast character traits and theme.

Compare elements of text to media.

Classroom Activities

Read the Grinch.

Discuss character traits and create a character cluster for the Grinch and Scrooge.

Compare the Grinch to Scrooge using a venn diagram. 

Compare the two stories by writing a paragraph about the characters, theme,and events.

Complete a service activity reflection/letter.  The service activity should have been completed by 12/18.

Create holiday cards while watching A Christmas Carol, the Muppet version.

If time, watch the Grinch and/or complete holidays around the world gallery walk.

Assignments Due
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