What is your opinion of the video Miracle at Midnight? How did it connect to Number the Stars and our learning of this time period in class? Use specific examples to support your response.
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Use the link below to access reading material about life in Ancient Mesopotamia during our non-fiction unit.
Write a brief summary stating what you have learned about your non-fiction topic thus far. Be sure to include examples from the text and use your book to assist you.
What is the main conflict in the story you are reading? What are ways in which you can connect to this situation? Use examples from the text to support your responses.
What did you think of the movie Miracle at Midnight? Explain using details to support your response.
Which character are you most alike? In what ways are you similar to this character?
During reading we have discussed visualization. What can you visualize about your novel thus far?
What are some differences between Miss Agnes’ classroom and our classroom?
You just finished your guided reading novel. Many of you enjoyed your novel, while other students did not find it to be a good fit. Write an open ended response, about liking the book or disliking the book. Be sure to use the formula; Topic, Reason 1, Reason 2, Reason 3, Personal Connection and Conclusion in your response. Edit and revise your work prior to submitting it. Be sure to read other student responses as well!
In class we discussed visualization. What can you visualize about your guided reading novel? Think about describing either the character, the setting or even the plot.