How to use Pixar Short Films to quickly master Plot. 10 highly engaging short films to study plot and the story elements. Short films such as “Burn-E” “Day & Night” & “Dug’s Special Mission”. Highly engaging and authentic.
For older grades - but maybe I'll modify it for my grade ~ Rose reading response worksheet - restating question and using text evidence -good ws outline for common core texts, also can serve as a graphic organizer (an ebp)
Digital paperless assignments for any reading - google drive or google classroom
FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE IN A MUSICAL VIDEO~ Teach hyperbole, simile, and more using these visual clips. This might be a good inspiration for students to find their own examples of figurative language in songs they know.
shared reading: upper grades students for minutes daily to build fluency and comprehension skills. All you have to do is find the weekly articles. Included in the resource is a instructional plan for both nonfiction and fiction articles.