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Possum Magic by Mem Fox Activity for Global Read Aloud #GRA17
Focus on the details that help students identify the setting as you read week two's Global Read Aloud 2017 #GRA17 picture book study pick, Possum Magic by Mem Fox. Students teach about foods that are special in their area to deepen their connection with their GRA buddy class(es).Download this free lesson plan for more details!
Possum Magic Activities in Digital and PDF
Possum Magic by Mem Fox is a sweet animal story, but guess what? It includes a lot of information about Australia too. This unit NEW AND IMPROVED UNIT includes schema building about Australia, vocabulary pages, story element anchor chart and organizer, sequencing, questioning task cards, making comparison pages and anchor chart,four squaring thinking page, and a writing about reading class book.
Compare/Contrast Mem Fox books. Grandma Poss uses her best bush magic to make Hush invisible. But when Hush longs to be able to see herself again, the two possums must make their way across Australia to find the magic food that will make Hush visible once more. At back of book: map & glossary for different foods of Australia and Tasmania.
Mem Fox Comprehension Packet Freebie
This packet has specific comprehension organizers for 3 of Mem Fox's books: Possum Magic, Koala Lou and The Magic Hat. Skills worked on are: story mapping (character, setting, problem and solution), Character mapping (adjectives), predicting, word rhyming and writing a couplet.