Reflection: Analyzing Story Elements of Grandfather's Journey - Section 2: Introduction


Scholars listed some possible difficulties as learning a new language, leaving friends and family behind, meeting new friends, not knowing the customs and culture, different weather, finding a safe place to live, finding a new job, and possible pleasurable experiences as meeting new friends, learning new customs and culture, seeing new things, and learning a new language.  Several students noticed that some things that they listed as possible difficulties were things that someone else viewed as a possible pleasurable experience.  It brought us to a conversation about varying points of view and how each of us brings our our unique perspectives based on our own personal knowledge and experiences. 

  A New Land!
  A New Land!
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Analyzing Story Elements of Grandfather's Journey

Unit 3: This Land is Our Land
Lesson 9 of 17

Objective: SWBAT use a story map to analyze story elements of the story "Grandfather's Journey."

Big Idea: Students will use a story map to analyze story elements of the story "Grandfather's Journey."

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English / Language Arts, Literature, Reading, Comprehension (Reading), story map, Grandfather's Journey by Allen Say
  60 minutes
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