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Schools Around the World Journeys

Schools Around the World Journeys

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Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Centers


English Language Arts, Grammar, Reading

Schools Around the World
7 Literacy Centers
Lesson 13, Unit 3

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I have chosen 4 important skills that are taught in this story. I also have included a vocabulary definition match, making words center and ABC Order with vocabulary and comprehension questions. Also, a few printables to go with the story.

Included are 7 Literacy Centers + Worksheets and Booklets

** Base Words (-ee, -ea) ~Directions:Read the sentences. Decide what word is missing in each. Match, Complete worksheet.

**Spelling Words Booklet

**Roll, Read, and Color (2 pages, 6 words on each page)

**Find the Shape (high frequency words)

**Read and Graph High Frequency Words

**High Frequency Words Flash Cards

**ABC Order Cut and Paste

**-ee and -ea Sorting Center ~ Directions: Place the picture under
the correct vowel pair. Find the Word that goes with the picture.

**-ee and -ea Sort (cut and paste)

**Quotation Marks~ Directions:
Unscramble the sentences, then put the punctuation marks in the correct places. Record your answers.

**Quotation Marks ~(2 Pages) Directions: Cut out the words and punctuation marks below. Glue them in the correct order. Draw a picture to go with the sentence.

**Quotation Marks Worksheet

**Using a Dictionary ~ Directions:
Match the words to the correct set of guide words.

**Using the Glossary
Look up the words below in the glossary at the end of your book. Write the meaning and then use it in a sentence.

**Guide Words
Directions: Cut out the words below. Paste in between the correct set of guide words.

**5 Journal Pages

**Vocabulary Words Booklet (5 pages)
Vocabulary Words Booklet – ~ Directions: Cut pages of booklet out. Staple at the top. Write the word 2 times each, then
write in a sentence.

**Story Map Booklet (characters, setting, summary)

**2 Booklets ~Create a mini booklet. Cut out and staple to the 2nd page. Write about Farmer’s Words, Actions, and Traits . Also one for cows.

** Retelling Booklet – Schools Around the World
Directions: Write at least 2 sentences under each heading from the story. Use your own words.
Then draw picture to go with your sentences.

**Author’s Purpose
An author may write to make you laugh, to tell you facts, or
To explain ideas about something. What is the author’s
purpose for writing Schools Around the World?

**Vocabulary Words Matching Puzzles (Match definitions)
*Choose 2 words and write in a complete sentence.
*Vocabulary Booklet

**Making Words (Schools Around the World)
**ABC Order (Vocabulary Words and Spelling Words)

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