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Lesson Ideas for Teaching Understanding Characters The Sassy Apple

Lesson Ideas for Teaching Understanding Characters The Sassy Apple


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I am excited to dive deeper into reading skills and share some ideas to apply to whole group and small group lessons. In this series, I will focus on a ...

First, we looked at the words that described his physical appearance vs. internal characteristics. I used this anchor chart to help my students understand ...

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Then, we took a look at the positive vs. negative traits. This prompted a great discussion including students defending reasons for their choice.

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Next, choose a person or a character everyone in the class is familiar with. You could use yourself or the principal! Or, choose a familiar character from a ...

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Then, we went back in the book and used post it notes to mark evidence to support each of the character traits we chose. I simply wrote each word on a post ...

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A teacher has explained how they used two apples to give children a valuable lesson about

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The teacher dropped one of the apples on the floor multiple times before the class so

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The teacher then explained how the children passed the apple around a circle calling it names

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They then cut both apples open, leading to the children experiencing a 'lightbulb moment

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The illustrations further portray the emotions and feelings of the characters. Later, when the week reaches Saturday, the characters finally find peace and ...

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