Compare and contrast stories in the same genre (e.g., mysteries and adventure stories) on their approaches to similar themes and topics.

Theme Lesson Plan: Determine Central Ideas and Themes

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Theme, and supports the standard of determining the theme and supporting details....

3.6.2 Fairytale Lesson Plan

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In the BrainPOP ELL movie Little Red Fairytale (L3U6L2), Ben retells the classic fairytale, “Little Red Riding Hood,” as a puppet show.  Ben’s version includes funny twists and a surprise ending!. Stu...

Author Study Lesson Plan: Introduction to Ezra Jack Keats

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In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the purpose of writing for an audience through a study of author Ezra Jack Keats. Students will b...