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Charlotte's Web


Curipod generated lesson: "Charlotte's Web". #1-4

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1. Drawings
360 seconds
Check-in: Type: What is your name?
2. Slide
60 seconds
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text referring explicitly to the text. Describe characters in a story and explain how their actions contribute to the plot.
Learning objective:
3. Slide
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Charlotte's Web is a classic children's story about a pig, Wilbur, and his friend, a spider named Charlotte. Charlotte helps Wilbur by writing messages in her web, which saves Wilbur from being slaughtered. The story teaches kids the power of friendship, loyalty, and love.
Charlotte's Web: A Beloved Children's Story
4. Slide
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Friendship: The act of being a friend to someone, showing loyalty, support, and care. Sacrifice: Giving up something of value for the benefit of another. Perseverance: Continuing to work hard and stay focused despite difficulties and challenges.
5. Slide
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Wilbur the pig, the main character of Charlotte's Web, was based on a real pig named 'Chris' that was owned by the author's friend, Fern Arable's brother. Charlotte's Web was originally written in pencil and later typed out by a friend of the author. The book was first published in 1952 and has sold more than 45 million copies worldwide, making it one of the best-selling children’s books of all time.
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6. Personalised Feedback
360 seconds
What was Charlotte's mission throughout the book?
7. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What character trait does Charlotte demonstrate that helps Wilbur get out of trouble? Explain how this character trait contributes to the plot of Charlotte's Web.
8. Open question
240 seconds
What can you infer about why Charlotte helped Wilbur?
9. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: Name as many characters from the book that you can.
10. Drawings
450 seconds
Brain break: Draw your name written out in barn wood (e.g. the wood planks become the letters)
11. Open question
180 seconds
Who is the author of the book Charlotte's Web?
12. Open question
300 seconds
How do you think Wilbur has grown throughout the story?
13. Drawings
450 seconds
Sketch something that happened in the story:
14. Open question
240 seconds
Work together in pairs: What is a moral (lesson) that any of the characters learn in Charlotte's Web?
15. Open question
180 seconds
What do you think would be the consequences if Charlotte's Web was never written and never read by people around the world?

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