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This printable and digital book study includes 7 reading strategy activities that can be completed as a class or independently, for Ashley Spires story entitled The Most Magnificent Thing. Topics include unfamiliar and familiar vocabulary, plot and sequencing, before/during/after reading strategies, creative writing, letter writing and making predictions. This package can be used with grades 3-6 as the level of difficult for the writing pieces can vary.


About This Product:

- A PDF document with an embedded link to create a copy of the Google slides version!

- Product includes:

• 1 cover page and 1 credits page (where you can find the Google Slides link)

• 1 before reading activity

• 1 during reading activity

• 1 after reading activity

• 1 “letter to the author” writing activity

• 1 creative writing activity

• 1 vocabulary matching activity

• 1 unscrambling sequencing activity for put the order of events in chronological order

- Answer Key also included for non-writing activities



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