Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride Book Activities
Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride is perfect for any second or third grader ready for chapter books. This unit includes before/during/after activities to help your students deepen their understanding. It is Common Core aligned, and EASY to USE. Just PRINT and GO!
Skills addressed with this unit include:
- Give One, Get One
- Pigs brainstorming
- Point of view,
- Comparing characters
- Summarizing BME
- Questioning task cards
- Making connections
- Fiction and Nonfiction Elements and Analysis
- Character Analysis and Character Change
- and two written responses including a class book on car safety.
These activities would work well as part of an author study of Kate DiCamillo, as a class read aloud to model strategies for younger readers, and with partner reading.