Themes and Settings Worksheets:
The Bat Poems – Do you think each poem looks at bats differently?
The Forest – We introduce the use of column charts.
The Seat Belt Saves Us – Jack and his dad pulled out of their driveway on Spiney Drive and headed towards the school. Meanwhile, Jack's friend Peter was getting into his moms car over on Lacy Lane.
and Contrast YOU! – For this exercise, we want you to try to
write a few sentences that compare you to someone and then a paragraph
that contrasts you to someone. An example has been provided for you.
and Bobby's Big Day – Two stories written by the same author.
Read each story and then fill in the diagram with ways the stories
are the same and different.
Smith's and the Boyd's – Read the story below and then fill
out the diagram attached. On the left side, write things that are
different about the Smith's and on the right side, things that are
different about the Boyd's. Use the middle for things that are the
Parents – Fill in the diagram with things about Stacy's mom
– There are many ways to get from one place to another. Some ways
are alike and use wheels to help, like a car or a bike.
Articles – The two articles below were written by the same person.
Your job is to compare and contrast the two articles and answer the