Good Readers make connections to their world, other books and to characters. My students made connections to Karen Lynn Williams' books about refugees and their triumphs!
"My book is about Four Feet, Two Sandals.
Lina is a refugee from Afghanistan. Lina does not have shoes. She finds a sandal. She looks for the other sandal. She meets a new friend, Feroza. Feroza has the other sandal. This book is about two friends who want to share the sandals. Lina gets the papers to go to the USA. Who takes the sandals? Will Lina and Feroza see each other again? Read the book, Four Feet, Two Sandals!"
|Students are actively involved reading Karen Lynn Williams' books.|
"I read the book, MY NAME IS SANGOAL.
Students made a follow up activity from the book, MY NAME IS SANGOAL:
~March 13, 2012