Students will learn how to critically think and respond to a story. They will learn how to relate to literature and apply it to their own lives or to question what they do not already know.
ISTE Standard - Research Tools, Paragraph 2
"Routinely and efficiently use online information resources to meet needs for collaboration, research, publications, communications, and productivity."
Information Literacy Standard 1 - "Accesses information efficiently and effectively, as described by the following indicators:
1. recognizes the need for information:
2. recognizes that accurate and comprehensive information
is the basis for intelligent decision making;
3. formulates questions based on information needs;
identifies a variety of potential sources of
4. develops and uses successful strategies for locating
Designing a Whirligig / Lesson Four of Whirligig - A Novel Study by Paul Fleischman
Writing a new chapter to Whirligig / Lesson Three of Whirligig - A Novel Study by Paul Fleischman
Persuasive Essay; / Lesson Two of Whirligig - A Novel Study by Paul Fleischman
Responding to Reading / Lesson One of Whirligig - A Novel Study by Paul Fleischman