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JaymeeKendall

JaymeeKendall

Joined August 2017

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The Cat in the Hat is a fantasy picture book written and illustrated by Dr. Seuss. This book is about a cat who tends to get into all kinds of mischief! An AS would best fit this book because the students can learn so much from Dr. Seuss! UDL: 1.2 Offer alternatives for auditory information. EL: 30 encourage the use of diagrams and drawing as aids to identify concepts and seeing relationships.

JaymeeKendall http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/library/books/the-cat-in-the-hat this site has many tools and strategies to implement this book into your classroom! #ucflae3414f17 5y
kkidwell The Cat and Hat is a true classic! There's are so many resources out there for this text and that can be overwhelming at times. However, your link takes it to a whole other level. I would have never thought that this book could have STEM activities! That's exciting to discover. 5y
hannahl I always remember reading this book when I was young! It's a great read for students since it provides a sense of adventure. The students can easily stay connected while reading because of the fun rhyming words. Great post! 5y
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No, David! | David Shannon
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No, David! Is a fiction picture book written and illustrated by David Shannon. This book was awarded the Caldecott Medal! This book is about a boy who tends to always get and trouble and be told, “No, David!”. A RA would be sufficient for this book because I️t would let the students have an open mind and listen to the story being read. UDL: 6.1 Guide appropriate goal setting. EL: 45 Use Venn diagrams to contrast and compare activities

JaymeeKendall https://www.kindergartenworks.com/kindergarten-teaching-ideas/22-no-david-activi... this is a site that provides a plethora of ideas to implement this book into your classroom! #ucflae3414f17 5y
kkidwell This was one of my favorite stories as a child! I absolutely love the reference chart that can be found in your link. That is an example of expanding this text farther than I could have imaged. It also creates something relatable for the students. 5y
hannahl This book is such a fun read for children because of all the trouble David gets in! I love the link you provided and how the charts and activities expands the lesson and text. I really enjoy your post, and strongly recommend this book in the classroom library because the children can relate to it. 5y
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Sylvester and the Magic Pebble is a fantasy picture book written and illustrated by William Steig. This is a story about a donkey who finds a magical pebble and his story of how he uses I️t. This book was awarded the Caldecott Medal! A DR would be sufficient for this book because I️t will allow students to play out the story! UDL: 2.1 Clarify vocabulary and symbols. EL: 36 Ask numerous questions which require higher level thinking responses.

hannahl This is such a sweet picture book, and I love the meaning of the story. I think it would be easily relatable for children because they lose things all the time. I have never heard of the resource you provided, but I really enjoyed it! It had great activities to do with the students. 5y
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Owl Moon | Jane Yolen
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Owl Moon is a fantasy picture book written by Jane Yolen and illustrated by John Schoenherr. This is a story about a young girl and her father trekking through the woods to go owning and what they entail on their trip! This book was awarded the Caldecott Medal! An IR would be sufficient for this book to encourage reading alone! UDL: 2.5 Illustrate through multiple media. EL: 45 Use Venn diagrams to contrast and compare activities

hannahl I have never read this book before, but it seems like such a fun adventure book for children. I think scholastic is such a great resource for lesson plans and activities because it entails a vast amount of things you can do with your students. So great resource! 5y
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The Snowy Day | Ezra Jack Keats
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The Snowy Day is a fiction picture book written and illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats. This is a story about what happens on a snowy day! This book was awarded the Caldecott Medal! A RA would be sufficient for this book for the students to relax and enjoy a story. UDL: 1.2 Offer alternatives for auditory information. EL: 32 Use student pairs for team learning, especially for reports, experiments and projects.

hannahl I love this book so much! Growing up in Illinois, snow days were my favorite days! Since a lot of students in Florida have never seen snow before I think it is so important to have a book about what it's like and what snow days entail. So for that reason I strongly recommend this in your classroom library! 5y
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a fantasy picture book written by Ronald Dahl and illustrated by Michael Foreman. This is a story of a group of kids being picked to go into a chocolate factory and what goes on inside! A LC would be a good choice for this book because it will give the students the ability to discuss with their peers what they would do in the factory! UDL: 6.3 Facilitate managing information and resources.

JaymeeKendall EL: 44 Focus on thinking skills; predict, categorize, classify, observe and report (oral-written-pictorial), sequence, summarize. https://www.varsitytutors.com/englishteacher/charlie-and-the-chocolate-factory-l... this is a website that gives lesson plans to implement into the classroom. #ucflae3414f17 5y
Beths This story is a classic and I think it is one many students will enjoy reading. I enjoyed the resource you provided. It gave many different options and ideas you can use with this story. 5y
hannahl I have also read this book, and think it's amazing for your classroom library! Children can connect to the story for a vast amount of reasons. First of all most of the children have already seen the movie so having the picture book in front of them is very exciting. 5y
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Where the Wild Things Are | Maurice Sendak
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Where the Wild Things are is a fantasy picture book written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. This is a story about the wild animals and the imagination of what could be. This book has been awarded the Caldecott Medal for its amazing illustrations! A RA would fit this book because I️t would allow students to disconnect and use their imaginations. UDL: 3.2 Highlight patterns, critical features, big ideas, and relationships.

JaymeeKendall EL: 36 Ask numerous questions which require higher level thinking responses. https://www.pinterest.com/ingen77/where-the-wild-things-are-classroom-theme-idea... this is a Pinterest page that shows ways to decorate the classroom to fit the “wild thing” theme! #ucflae3414f17 5y
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Mooncakes | Loretta Seto
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Mooncakes is a traditional literature picture book written by Loretta Seto and illustrated by Rene Benoit. This is a story about a girl who explains her families traditions in present text. A DR would best fit this book because I️t would allow the students to reenact the traditions taking place. UDL: 1.2 Offer alternatives for visual information. EL: 38 Assign shirt readings for homework. https://www.publishersweekly.com/978-1-4598-0107-3

JaymeeKendall This website provides helpful tools to implement this book into the classroom. #ucflae3414f17 5y
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Holiday Traditions Around the World is a realistic fiction picture book written by Heidi Butkus and illustrated by Amanda Sorensen. This is a wonderful book that goes into detail about holiday traditions across the globe! A SR would be good for this book because it gives the students an opportunity to express their traditions.UDL3.4 Maximize transfer and generalization. EL28 Provide biographies of significant men and women from different countries

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Where the Sidewalk Ends is a poetry picture book written and illustrated by Shel Silverstein. This is a book filled with excellent poems to bring into any classroom! This book was awarded a Grammy for Best Childrens Recording! UDL/ 7.2 Optimize relevance, value and authenticity. EL: 14 Simplify your speech by making I️t slower and redundant.

JaymeeKendall A RT would go with this book because it would give students the opportunity to act out these poems with passion. http://www.shelsilverstein.com/books/where-sidewalk-ends/ this website is Shel Silversteins‘ and I️t is overflowing with materials and information on this book and many others! #ucflae3414f17 5y
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Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11 is a nonfiction picture book written by Brian Floca. This is the true story of the flight of Apollo 11. This gives students a realistic reading of what happened on that flight. This book has been awarded the Boston Globe Horn Book, New York Times Best Illustrated Children‘s Book of the Year. UDL: 5.1 Use multiple media for communication. EL: 6 Continually monitor students comprehension.

JaymeeKendall http://brianfloca.com/moonshot-the-flight-of-apollo-11.html This is Brian Floca‘s website which has many resources to implement this book into the classroom. #ucflae3414f17 5y
JaymeeKendall An AS would best fit this book because I️t would give students an opportunity to learn more about the author and the amazing things he‘s done. 5y
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She Persisted | Chelsea Clinton
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She Persisted is a biography picture book written by Chelsea Clinton and illustrated by Alexandra Boiger. This is a book about young feminists throughout the country. I️t is a wonderful story of how Chelsea‘s point of view. A RA would be appropriate for this book so that the children can be engaged and the teacher be at the center. UDL: 3.1 Activate or supply background knowledge. EL: 12 Teach to two objectives, language and content.

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Clink | Kelly DiPucchio
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Clink is a science fiction picture book written by Kelly DiPucchio and illustrated by Matthew Myers. This is a book about a clumsy robot who is trying to fit in. This book has a hidden message about acceptance and appreciation for people who are different from you. A GR would best fit this book so that the children are able to ask questions and so the teacher is able to ask HOT questions throughout the reading.

JaymeeKendall UDL: 4.2 Optimize access to tools and assistive technology. EL: 17 Provide contextual support through audio visuals, models, demonstrations, realia, body language and facial expressions. https://www.teachingbooks.net/pronounce.cgi?aid=722 This site has a read aloud and helpful audio to pronounce the vocabulary properly. #ucflae3414f17 5y
jvinas2 This seems like a super cute picture book to have in the classroom. I love the message about acceptance within SF literature! 5y
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The Magic School Bus at the Waterworks | Bruce Degen, Joanna Cole
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The Magic School Bus at the Waterworks is a fiction novel. This book is written by Joanna Cole and illustrated by Bruce Degen. This novel is a part of Magic School Bus series that tells a story of the class going on a field trip that involves waterworks. An AS would work with this book because this author has written so many wonderful books and I️t will give the students an opportunity to learn about the author.

JaymeeKendall This novel has been awarded the Boston Globe Horn Book. UDL: 2.3 Support decoding text, mathematical notation and symbols. EL: 4 Link lesson topic to students‘ prior knowledge. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5mai5oiw9Ww44lp0ggT8lsaHnwnKyv0l&disable... this is a link to the full episode of this particular novel. #ucflae3414f17 5y
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Grace for President | Kelly S. DiPucchio
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Grace for President is an inspirational historical fiction picture book! This book was written by Kelley DiPucchio and illustrated by LeUyen Pham. This is a wonderful story of a little girl who steps up and decides she wants to be the first female president. A RT would go along with this book because it would give the students an opportunity to act out and better relate to the characters and the content of the book.

JaymeeKendall UDL: 2.1 Clarify vocabulary and symbols. EL: 1 Teach questioning for clarification. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXCP64CGmXg this is a wonderful RA that you could show before you do the RT with the students. #ucflae3414f17 5y
JaymeeKendall This novel has been awarded the New York Times Best Seller. 5y
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Charlotte's web | Elwyn Brooks White
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Charlottes Web is a fantasy novel written by E.B. White and illustrated by Garth Williams. This is a story of a little big Wilbur, who is the runt, and how escaped being killed with the help of a little girl named Fern. The pig meets many new friends throughout the story! This book has been awarded the Newberry Honor. An IR would be best for this book to encourage kids to read at home.

JaymeeKendall UDL: 1.2 Offers alternatives for auditory information. EL: 5 Teach technical vocabulary supporting key concepts. https://www.superteacherworksheets.com/charlottes-web.html this is a website that provides vital lessons and worksheets that coincide with the novel. #ucflae3414f17 5y
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The Day the Crayons Quit is an outstanding fiction picture book written by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers. This book tells a story of how the box of crayons feel about being over used, used just right, or not used at all. This book has a hidden list that is aimed to teach kids not to judge and to have an open mind. A storytelling strategy would go along with this book to have visual aids and props to go along with the reading.

JaymeeKendall UDL: 3.2 Highlight patterns, critical features, big ideas, and relationships. EL: 2 Promote cooperation(small groups) https://www.pinterest.com/pin/526006431456323352 This site brings you to Pinterest, which contains a plethora of resources that go along with this book to implement into the classroom! #ucflae3414f17 5y
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The Polar Express | Chris Van Allsburg
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The Polar Express is a fiction picture book written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg. This picture book was awarded the Caldecott medal! This book tells a relatable story about the power of believing in Santa and the testing of friendships! A RA would best fit this book so the educator can add entertainment throughout the story. By doing this, the students will stay engaged and attentive.

JaymeeKendall UDL: 2.5 Illustrate through multiple media EL: 8 Use direct instruction: Modeling, explaining, scaffolding, name the strategy and show how to use I️t. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ELy_4fH_h0E this is a interactive read aloud! 5y
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Out of My Mind | Sharon M. Draper
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Out of my mind is a realistic fiction novel written by Sharon Draper. This novel was awarded the Sunshine State Young Reader and New York Times Best Seller title! This book gives the reader a perspective from a young girl who has been unable to verbally communicate her whole life, but is understanding everything going on around her. A LC would benefit this book so students are able to analyze with peers in a more informal setting.

JaymeeKendall UDL: 9.2 Facilitate personal coping skills and strategies EL: 11 Place language in meaningful context. https://www.varsitytutors.com/englishteacher/out-of-my-mind-lesson-plans is a website that provides lesson plans that go along with the novel that could be used in the LC. #ucflae3414f17 5y
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Wonder. R.J. Palacio | R J Palacio
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Wonder is a realistic fiction novel written by R.J. Palacio. This novel has been awarded as the New York Times Best Seller! This book portrays a wonderful story of a boy with a facial deformity who just wants to fit in. This gives students an opportunity to learn how students who are physically different from them might feel. A LC would fit into this books content so students are able to work together in small groups and feel comfortable to share.

JaymeeKendall UDL: 3.4 Maximize transfer and generalization EL: 3 Encourage self y‘all (positive thinking) https://wonderthebook.com/for-teachers this website offers teacher resources on how to implement this novel into your classroom! #ucflae3414f17 5y
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