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Introduction letter available in English and Spanish.
Exploring Survivor Stories, Grades 7-8
We've already explored a few survivor stories, but we're going to look at a few other experiences. This week we are going to take a look at the stories of people, kids in particular, who have experienced disasters and lived to tell about them. We're going to take a look at their encounters with natural disasters to understand how they withstood these dangers.
Lesson 1 • It's going to BLOW!, Mountain of fire, Meetings challenges
Lesson 2 • Too hot to handle, Lost in Death Valley, Meeting challenges
Lesson 3 • Cold enough for you?, Lost in a blizzard, Meeting challenges
Lesson 4 • Land falls away, Sinkhole excerpt from Tangerine, Meeting challenges
Lesson 5 • Review the week's learning, Write a first-person story of getting heat stroke
What will you learn in this packet?
- Learn/refine (make better) your understanding of vocabulary and sentence structure
- Explore cause and effect relationships of disasters, actions, and physical conditions
- Make and explain predictions and inferences about people, actions, or events
- Reflect on your learning and how you can use it in the real world
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