Sarah, Plain and Tall: Prereading, Vocabulary, Short Answer Questions is a fifteen page teaching resource for Patricia MacLachlan’s 1986 Newbery Medal Winner with three components.
PREREADING activities and ideas with a bulletin board suggestion
VOCABULARY with word lists, definitions, dictionary activities, and usage worksheets.
Chapter-by-chapter SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS that require detailed, factual responses.
Full answer keys for vocabulary worksheets and short answer questions are included.
Sarah, Plain and Tall: Think, Write, Create Activities with Graphic Organizers is a seventeen-page teaching resource with two components.
Chapter-by-chapter and whole book THINK, WRITE, CREATE open-ended prompts, based on the higher level thinking skills of Bloom’s Taxonomy, which range in difficulty from the most basic to challenges for gifted students.
A series of GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS for writing based on specific novel events or characters.