The Dunderheads is a great picture book to use for having students explore characters. The characters in the story have very different personalities and defining characteristics. Click on the picture below to see an example body biography!
What a great experience for youth and adults!
This is a fantastic learning opportunity covering generations. E-book Club children became experts to share their knowledge and learning with some older adults. A little daunting for the older adults perhaps, but they took it all in their stride, and discovered how adaptable the younger generations are with technology. They shared OverDrive Library app and had lots of fun sharing TumbleBook Library. As a thank you gesture, the children shared their hand-made pop-up cards.
I recently wrote two blogs on my blogspot account of which discuss radical change texts. I was wondering if anyone else has some good examples of radical change texts?
A picture book about a boy and his father that are homeless and how they survive day to day. A great book to use when discussing a social issue such as poverty. Many different activities one could do with their class on inferring. I could see this being used between Grade 3-8 in a variety of ways. How would you integrate this book into your classroom?
“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavour.”
– TRUMAN CAPOTE
The challenges and setbacks we face only make our accomplishments all the sweeter!