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Integrating Literacy Into the Study of the Earth's Surface
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Seven 45-minute sessions|
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina
Grades 3 – 8 | Calendar Activity |  May 26
After exploring information about Sally Ride on the StarKids Who's Who site, students write a letter using the Letter Generator to Dr. Ride's foundation, Sally Ride Science.
Grades 3 – 12 | Printout | Assessment Tool
This rubric is designed to be used for any Readers Theatre performance. Students are scored both individually in the areas of delivery and cooperation and as a group in the area of active, on-task participation.
Grades 1 – 5 | Strategy Guide
Readers Theatre integrates oral reading, literature, and the performing arts. This strategy can entice the most reluctant and disinterested reader to become engaged in reading.