Category: Writing

Dress Design Writing Project for The Hundred Dresses

Teaching Ideas to Use with The Hundred Dresses

The Hundred Dresses tells the story of a girl named Wanda. Her classmates tease her for being different. Wanda come for a poor part of town. Her Polish name is funny. Wanda wears the same faded blue dress to school each day. One day Wanda tells the others she has a hundred dresses in her closest. This causes even more teasing. Finally, her father decides that she must leave school. Will the girls change their minds when they learn more about Wanda? Based on a true story, The Hundred Dresses teaches a valuable lesson.

Teaching Ideas for the Book

Designing a Dress

A number of years ago, I had my students complete a drawing/writing project with monsters. Students drew a monster and color it. They had to keep their drawings secret. No one was to see them until the “reveal.” Continue Reading

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland ~ Chapter 12

Free Book Unit for Alice's Adventure in Wonderland - Chapter 12

 

Where should I begin?

Begin by downloading this FREE resource from Teachers Pay Teachers. This packet contains the materials you will need to turn the weekly blog posts into a full book unit.

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland ~ Chapter 11

Free Book Unit for Alice's Adventure in Wonderland - Chapter 11 “Who Stole the Tarts?"

Chapter 11 ~ Who Stole the Tarts?

Where should I begin?

Begin by downloading this FREE resource from Teachers Pay Teachers. This packet contains the materials you will need to turn the weekly blog posts into a full book unit.

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland ~ Chapter 10

Free Book Unit for Alice's Adventure in Wonderland - Chapter 10 “The Lobster Quadrille"

Chapter 10 The Lobster Quadrille

Where should I begin?

Begin by downloading this FREE resource from Teachers Pay Teachers. This packet contains the materials you will need to turn the weekly blog posts into a full book unit.

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland ~ Chapter 9

Free Book Unit for Alice's Adventure in Wonderland - Chapter 9

Chapter 9 The Mock Turtle’s Story

Where should I begin?

Begin by downloading this FREE resource from Teachers Pay Teachers. This packet contains the materials you will need to turn the weekly blog posts into a full book unit.

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Christmas in July ~ The Gift of the Magi ~ Part 4

Gift of the Magi Writing Project

The Gift of the Magi Writing Project

Part 4 ~ Gift of the Magi Writing Project

It’s not too early to plan your Christmas units. The Gift of the Magi is a heartwarming story of a young married couple who sell their most prized possessions to have money to buy gifts for the other. It makes a wonderful mini-unit to teach during the Christmas season.

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland ~ Chapter 8

Free Book Unit for Alice's Adventure in Wonderland - Chapter 8“The Queen's Croquet-Ground "

Chapter 8 The Queen’s Croquet-Ground

Where should I begin?

Begin by downloading this FREE resource from Teachers Pay Teachers. This packet contains the materials you will need to turn the weekly blog posts into a full book unit.

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