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ChrisC

Joined September 2019

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Chicks and Salsa | Aaron Reynolds
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This fun book happens at a farm when the chickens get tired of the same food. They all work together to come up with a new and delicious snack. This is a picture book that children in k-2 classrooms would love. It is a traditional literature book. Find resources at www.teacherspayteachers.com #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC The UDL strategy to use with this book would be 9.1 to promote expectations that motivate students. A good ELL strategy would be to use hands on activities to engage students. 1w
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This is a fun book about a dinosaur having a temper tantrum and it will give you an inside look into why a toddler might have a temper tantrum. It is a tradition literature picture book written in a clever and delightful way good for k-2 classrooms. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC Great activities and lessons are found at www.teachingbooks.net The UDL strategy to use with this book would be 9.1 to promote expectations that motivate students. A good ELL strategy would be to use hands on activities to engage students. 1w
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President Squid | Aaron Reynolds
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President squid is a traditional literature picture book that would be great for read aloud in a k-2 classroom. I‘m this book the author explores the qualities of a leader. It is a funny book that children will enjoy. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC You can find resources and lesson plans at www.teachingbooks.net The ELL strategy that would work with this book is to use graphic organizers to help students compare and contrast the characters. The UDL principle that would benefit the students would be a 6.3, facilitate managing information to help students set goals for reading. (edited) 1w
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Ultimate Ocean Rumble | Jerry Pallotta
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This is a nonfiction picture book about what would happen if sea creatures met in a tournament. Who would be the ocean champion? This is a good book for independent readers in grades 3-5. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC The ELL strategy I would use would be activate prior knowledge to help students make connections. The principle that would go along with this book is 3.1 activate or supply background knowledge to help students with making connections. To find good resources at a modest price visit www.teacherspayteachers.com they have resources and lesson plans to use with this book. 1w
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The Lightning Thief | 80% DISCOUNT
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This a modern fantasy book about a 12 year old boy and his journey across the USA to catch a thief who has stolen weapons of mass destruction. This book won a Hampshire book award and it would be good for independent reading at a middle school level. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC Www.rickriordan.com you could find a complete Lightning thief unit that includes vocabulary activities quizzes and more. The ELL strategy to use would be to integrate speaking, listening, reading and writing activities to engage students. The UDL strategy to use would be 5.1 to use for multiple media for communication. 1w
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When God Made You | Matthew Paul Turner
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I‘m this book the author focuses on making sure that children know they‘re deeply loved. It helps children discover their place in the world so they can spread their wings and fly. This is a traditional literature picture book that would be good for elementary school students. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC A good ELL strategy to use with this book is to do some preview activities to activate prior knowledge. The UDL principle I would focus on is 3.1 activate background knowledge to help make connections. 1w
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Independence Day | Richard Ford
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This is a novel about frank bascombe and his journey into self discovery after the death of his young son. This is the second novel in a four part series and it takes place during the Fourth of July weekend. This is a modern fantasy novel that would be great to use with middle and high school students for independent reading. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC This novel was awarded the Pulitzer Prize. You can find a readers guide at www.penguinrandomhouse.com The ELL strategy that would be if it students would be to teach vocabulary supporting key concepts. The UDL strategy of clarifying vocabulary and symbols (2.1) would promote understanding. 1w
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The Velveteen Rabbit | Margery Williams
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This is a story of a toy rabbit that becomes real because he is loved so much. It is a story of love between a child and his favorite toy. This is traditional literature and won a children‘s choice award. It would be a great book to use for storytelling. This book would be great for elementary schools. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC A good ELL strategy to use with this book is to do some preview activities to activate prior knowledge. The UDL principle I would focus on is 3.1 activate background knowledge to help make connections. 2w
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For 5 days in September 1971 prisoners took control of a prison near buffalo New York. Prisoners complained they were treated inhumanly. 39 people died and 108 people were shot. This encounter was considered the bloodiest encounter between Americans. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC This is a nonfiction book based on real events. This book was awarded a Pulitzer Prize. This book could be used in the high school classroom for independent reading and to help students build stamina. The UDL strategy to focus on this book would be to provide option for self regulation (9.1). This would optimize motivation. A good ELL strategy would be to offer students a variety of reference materials at there level for independent use. (edited) 2w
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After frequent Trips to Eastern Europe and the former Soviet empire, journalist Rosenberg wrote this book on the moral political and legal dilemmas of countries with a communist past. This is a nonfiction book that could be used with high school students. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC This book was awarded a Pulitzer Prize. This book could be used in the classroom for independent reading and to help students build stamina. The UDL strategy to focus on this book would be to provide option for self regulation (9.1). This would optimize motivation. A good ELL strategy would be to offer students a variety of reference materials at there level for independent use. (edited) 2w
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The Ugly Duckling | Hans Christian Andersen
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This is a traditional literature that has been written in many different versions. In this version an awkward little bird goes through life being bullied for looking than his brothers and sisters. It is a survival story. The bird turns into a beautiful swan. It is a beautiful picture book that can be used as a read aloud for grades K-2. It is an inspiring story that the students will love. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC A good ELL strategy to use with this book is to do some preview activities to activate prior knowledge. The UDL principle I would focus on is 3.1 activate background knowledge to help make connections and use what they already know. 1mo
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This a poetry book for children where the character Sam is trying to convince another character to try green eggs and ham. He spends most of the book offering green eggs and ham in different locations. This is a picture book that can be used as a read aloud in grades k-2. The book provides a lot of rhyming words that the students will enjoy. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC A good ELL strategy to use with this book is to do some preview activities to activate prior knowledge. The UDL principle I would focus on is 3.1 activate background knowledge to help make connections and use what they already know. 1mo
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The Hunger Games | Suzanne Collins
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This is a science fiction about a girl named Katniss Everdeen and her fight for survival as she and 23 other kids fight to the death in the hunger games. This would be a great book to use for a dramatic reenactment to use in a middle or high school setting. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC A good ELL strategy would be to place language in meaningful context so a student become successful language learners. The UDL principle to use would be 3.3 guide information processing, visualization, and manipulation to help with comprehension. 1mo
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This is a historical fiction book about a boy named Amir during events such as the fall of the Afghanistan monarchy and the rise of the Taliban regime. This would be a good book to use with high school students. The teaching strategy I would use with this book would be independent reading. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC I would offer a variety of references materials at the students‘ instructional level for independent use as my ELL strategy. UDL principle 4.2 optimize access to tools and assistive technology. This principle will provide students multiple means of action and expression. 1mo
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All But My Life: A Memoir | Gerda Weissmann Klein
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This book is a biography about the author Gerda Weissmann Klein and her family during the brutal times of world war 2. It tells you her story, what she and her family went through and how she survived. This is a good book to use with high school students and a good teaching strategy would be story telling. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC A good ELL strategy to use to help students would be to provide contextual support through visuals and videos. The UDL principle I would focus on would be 2.5 illustrate through multiple media. 1mo
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This is a modern fantasy picture book about Duncan‘s crayons and going through every single color that he has. The book teaches about numbers in a funny kid-friendly way. It‘s a fun book for kids in grades K-2 to read independently. It can also be used for read aloud in class. #ucflae3414f19

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ChrisC The ELL strategy I would use would be activate prior knowledge to help students make connections. The principle that would go along with this book is 3.1 activate or supply background knowledge to help students with making connections. 1mo
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The Crossover | Kwame Alexander
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This book is a realistic fiction book about two twin brothers who love basketball. Their names are Jordan bell and josh bell and we follow their difficult story through their middle school years. This is a good easy read for kids in grades 3-5. The teaching strategy we could use is shared reading. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC The ELL strategy I would use is to continually monitor the students‘ comprehension to make sure they understand what they are reading. The UDL principle I would use would be 2.1 clarified vocabulary. If they don‘t understand the vocabulary it would affect their comprehension. 1mo
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Wishtree | Katherine Applegate
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The book Wishtree is about a very old tree name Red who has a very old tradition of people making wishes to Red and one day Red tries to grant that wish personality. This is a modern fantasy book that can be read by kids in grades 3-5 and is a very easy and enjoyable read. The teaching strategy I would use is independent reading. #ucflae3414f19

karlasanabria1 I have yet to read this book, but look forward to it. The only thing I would add is the lesson plan so I could get an idea of how to incorporate it into my future lessons. 1mo
kradebaugh This is such a fantastic book. I loved reading it. So full of fantasy it truly makes you wonder if trees could talk what would be saying to us. 1mo
ChrisC The ELL strategy that would work with this book is to use graphic organizers to help students compare and contrast the characters. The UDL principle that would benefit the students would be a 6.3, facilitate managing information to help students set goals for reading. (edited) 1mo
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This is a really good book about a rabbit name Jasper who loves carrots until one day they became creepy carrots!! The book is modern fantasy and is a great book for kids in grades K-2. This book can also be used for read aloud during class. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC A good use ELL strategy to use with this book is to do some preview activities to activate prior knowledge. The UDL principle I would focus on is 3.1 activate background knowledge to help make connections. 1mo
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This book is about a princess that shows determination after someone tells her she can‘t win a race. She passes every other character in the book finally winning the race. This is a good read aloud for grades K-2. The book has some difficult vocabulary that needs explanation from the teacher. #ucflae3414f19

ChrisC A good ELL strategy to use with this book is to do some preview activities to activate prior knowledge. The UDL principle I would focus on is 3.1 activate background knowledge to help make connections and use what they already know. (edited) 1mo
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