The Magic Finger Literature Unit is the perfect way to guide groups of 2nd or 3rd graders through this Roald Dahl classic.
This packket includes:
Literature Planning Sheet with schedule for 5 group meetings.
4 Thinking and Understanding pages with 2 thinking stems and 3 comprehension questions for these sections of the book- pages 7-23, 24-37, 38-47, qne 48-63
Answer Key for each Thinking and Understanding page
Vocabulary cards to collect wonderful Roald Dahl words.
Final Project Tic-Tac-Toe with nine projects;
-The Coopers, sequel
-Talk Show Interview
-Postcard to Roald Dahl
-I'd rather, creative writing
-And the Award Goes to. . .
-Real or Fantasy
The 5 meetings which can cover 3 to 5 weeks, depending on meeting frequency. Each meeting includes a discussion guide, students sharing thinking stems and 2 vocabulary cards. Students also complete a Thinking and Understanding page for meetings 2, 3, 4, and 5.
Created by Debbie Crockett, 2012
Magic Finger Literature Unit by Debbie Crockett is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Crockett's Classroom is full of fun, creative and classroom tested lessons and activies that can be used with your students today. Most of the activities and lessons are aimed at a 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade classroom, but can be adapted for lower or higher grades.