Fact or Fiction: Learning About Worms Using <i>Diary of a Worm</i>

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  • Sep 4 2010 9:54 AM

    second and third grade ELA matches // Teresa Tindill

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise Standards Matching Team.

  • Sep 2 2010 10:10 PM

    Wendy Marsters

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    Mary Kay Monson

     

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    This lesson is unique in that it address Concepts of Print and Interactive Writing.

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Students often believe that fiction writers make everything up, seldom realizing how research worms its way into entertaining writing. In this lesson, students read Diary of a Worm to find out how fact merges with fiction.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: TK/K to 2

    Topics: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Science, Life Sciences

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Cooperative Learning; Discussions; Hands-on Learning