Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures Resource Set

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Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo

Students will quickly fall for Ulysses the super squirrel in this expertly crafted book. By tempering some sensitive themes of self-doubt and broken homes with laugh out loud unanticipated occurrences, Kate DiCamillo has created a unique chapter book that makes it easy for readers to explore cause and effect. Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures blends traditional storytelling with graphic novel illustrations, making this book the ideal choice for mini-lessons focused on tracking cause and effect across longer texts.

Teach with Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo

This resource set includes everything you need to deliver meaningful reading instruction

  • Interactive Lesson Plan for 10 Book Club Meetings Focusing on Cause and Effect
  • Chapter by Chapter Discussion Guide
  • Chapter by Chapter Vocabulary Guide
  • Book Club Calendar
  • Conversation Prompts
  • Expectations for Book Club Anchor Chart / Student Reference Sheet
  • Student Self-Evaluation Forms
  • Running Record Assessment Tool
  • Student Reading Response Guide
  • Comprehension Assessment Rubric
  • Common Core State Standard Assessment
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TEKS Alignment
  • CCSS Alignment: L.5.6 RF.5.3 RF.5.4 RL.5.1 RL.5.10 RL.5.2 RL.5.3 RL.5.4 RL.5.5 RL.5.6 RL.5.7 RL.5.9 SL.5.1a SL.5.1b SL.5.1c SL.5.1d SL.5.2 SL.5.3 W.5.9
  • Vocabulary: L.5.4a L.5.5 L.5.6
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    Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures Resource Set

    Flora and Ulysses Vocabulary Connections

    Before your students can fully comprehend and enjoy Flora and Ulysses, it’s helpful to introduce words that might be new to readers. Either download the Flora and Ulysses Super Pack or this individual Vocabulary Builder for resources and activities that support Tier 2 and Tier 3 vocabulary growth through fun and productive interactions with new words.
    Common Core Alignment:

    L.5.4a L.5.5 L.5.6

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