• GRADE 3

    Big Ideas:

    -How writers capture a reader's imagination: develop characters using vivid description, make intentional choices, and retell classic stories in different ways

    -How readers support differing opinions with text evidence

    Standards/Skills:

    -Demonstrate understanding of text

    -Recount stories and determine central message

    -Describe characters

    -Determine meanings of words in text

    -Use literary terms to describe parts of a story

    -Distinguish between different points of view

    Texts:

    Walt Disney's Alice in Wonderland, retold by Jon Scieszka

    Alice in Wonderland graphic novel, retold by Martin Powell