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Amelia Bedelia Up Close! Closely Reading a Classic Story
|Grades||1 – 2|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Four 30–45-minute sessions|
MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
- Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish
- Student computers with Internet access
- Demonstration computer with Internet access
- Paper and writing supplies
Grades 3 – 12 | Student Interactive | Organizing & Summarizing
This tool provides a fun and useful way to explore a variety of topics such as a character in a book, a person or place from history, or even a physical object. An excellent tool to for summarizing or as a prewriting exercise for original stories.
- Amelia Bedelia’s Chore Table
- Trading Card Creator Planning Sheet
- Amelia Bedelia Close Reading Rubric
- Get a copy of Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish.
- Bookmark the interactive Trading Card Creator on all student computers and your demonstration computer.
- Make sure you have enough paper and writing supplies for each student to use during Sessions 1 and 2. (Please note, in Session 2 you may use the back of Amelia Bedelia's Chore Table printout to save resources.)
- Print out a copy of Amelia Bedelia’s Chore Table and the Trading Card Creator Planning Sheet for each student.
- Print out a copy of the Amelia Bedelia Close Reading Rubric for you to use for each student.
- Ensure that you have printing capabilities so students can make a hard copy of their completed character trading cards.