⭐These Digital Lessons in Google Slides contain five mini lessons focused on 3rd grade describing characters skills cover an entire week of instruction and activities. Teachers can use this as a presentation for their mini lessons in school or virtually. This resource can also be used as self-guided lessons for virtual learning.
⭐In this interactive resource, students explore this important reading skill through a combination of anchor charts, embedded instructional videos, skill focused activities & questions, and integrated mentor text read alouds. Students can use the included Recommended Book List to access additional read aloud stories to continue to practice these important skills.
⭐This resource is aligned with RL3.3. If you do not use Common Core, this packet is still perfect for teaching describe characters skills.
✏️Google Slides Format – Google Slides format makes this resource flexible for any classroom or distance learning need. Easily downloads to PowerPoint format.
✏️Integrated Mentor Texts – Contains YouTube links to popular mentor texts. This resource can be used alongside the featured mentor text, any of the texts in the Recommended Book List, or a book of the teacher’s choice.
✏️Embedded Video Lessons – Embedded skill focused video lessons engage students through audio-visual presentation and make learning fun.
✏️Skill Focused Activities – Questions and activities are skill focused to allow students to master each unique reading skill and strategy.
- How to Use This Resource Guide
- Daily Teacher Instructions
- Interactive Describing Characters Anchor Charts
- Interactive Activities
- Skill Focused Video Lesson
- Describing Characters Reading Exercises
- Describing Characters Review
- Recommended Book List
*Answer Key Included
Featured Mentor Texts:
“Sebastian’s Roller Skates” by Joan De Du Prats via YouTube
“A Bad Case of Stripes” by David Shannon via YouTube
“Enemy Pie” by Derek Munson via YouTube