This brief, fun animation helps explain how to Compare and Contrast two texts - a key learning objective of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for English language arts. They also have different videos for different skills.
[FREE] Help students employ a variety of strategies to identify themes and how they develop over the course of a text. Add a modern twist by having them connect these themes to their favorite music. Can be used with ANY short story or novel!
This graphic organizer will help your readers understand the characters in their books by analyzing how they change throughout the story. This graphic organizer is aligned to the Reader's Workshop curriculum by Lucy Calkins.