A Guide for Using the Great Kapok Tree in the Classroom

A Guide for Using the Great Kapok Tree in the Classroom

The many different animals that live in a great kapok tree in the Brazilian rainforest try to convince a man with an ax of the importance of not cutting down their home.

  • For ages: 6-8
  • Format: Paperback | 48 pages
  • Dimensions: 214 x 278 x 3mm | 127g
  • Publication date: 01 Jul 1998
  • Publisher: Teacher Created Resources
  • Language: English
  • Edition Statement: Workbook ed.
  • Illustrations note: Illustrations, unspecified
  • ISBN10: 1576900843
  • ISBN13: 9781576900840
  • Bestsellers rank: 181,883

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A Guide for Using The Great Kapok Tree in the Classroom
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Pages: 50
Authors: Lynn DiDominicis
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

Teaching literature unit based on the popular children's story, The great kapok tree.
The Great Kapok Tree
Language: en
Pages: 52
Authors: Lynne Cherry
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

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An Instructional Guide for Literature: The Great Kapok Tree
Language: en
Pages: 75
Authors: Brenda Van Dixhorn
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

By completing fun, challenging activities and lessons, students will uncover the true meaning behind this beautifully illustrated story. This instructional guid
The Great Kapok Tree Post-Reading Activities
Language: en
Pages: 8
Authors: Brenda Van Dixhorn
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

These post-reading activities for The Great Kapok Tree allow students to share their understanding of the characters, plots, and settings of the book. They have
The Great Kapok Tree Studying the Story Elements
Language: en
Pages: 11
Authors: Brenda Van Dixhorn
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

Students will enjoy studying the story elements of The Great Kapok Tree through these engaging activities, students create products to share their understanding
The Great Kapok Tree Close Reading and Text-Dependent Questions
Language: en
Pages: 7
Authors: Brenda Van Dixhorn
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

Students analyze The Great Kapok Tree using key skills from the Common Core. Close reading of the text is required to answer text-dependent questions. Included
The Great Kapok Tree Making Cross-Curricular Connections
Language: en
Pages: 5
Authors: Brenda Van Dixhorn
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

These cross-curricular activities for The Great Kapok Tree incorporate key skills from the Common Core. The activities integrate literature with social studies,
The Great Kapok Tree Comprehension Assessment
Language: en
Pages: 4
Authors: Brenda Van Dixhorn
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

These assessment questions for The Great Kapok Tree are modeled after current testing models requiring students to revisit the text for answers. Students have t
The Great Kapok Tree Leveled Comprehension Questions
Language: en
Pages: 5
Authors: Brenda Van Dixhorn
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

These leveled discussion questions about The Great Kapok Tree require students to read closely, make connections, and share their analyses. Included are leveled
A Guide for Using Miss Nelson Is Missing in the Classroom
Language: en
Pages: 50
Authors: Mary Bolte
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-03 - Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

Each book in this series is a guide for using a well-known piece of literature in the classroom. Included are sample plans, author information, vocabulary-build