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A way to organize your literature curriculum: Genres.... "Knowledge of different genres gives students useful schemata-frameworks for understanding born of prior knowledge and experience-for story types" (Lynch-Brown, Short, & Tomlinson, p. 247).

The BFG by Roald Dahl: word-match activity. A word-match activity that looks at some of the quirky vocabulary used in The BFG.

from e.a. deverell

Suspense Worksheet

Writing suspense - this is fun! Play with your readers and watch them squirm. :) http://eadeverell.com/writing-worksheet-wednesday-creating-suspense/ #writing

Pick a handful of characters from this handy post card, and you'll be off and writing your own epic tale! Great for early finishers. NOTE: Check out the characters before making copies. You may have to eliminate a character or two, depending on your grade level.