Primary mentor text suggested book list for comparing two texts on the same character or event by a different author- fractured fairy tales and different cultural fairy and folk tales are told- RL1.9, RL2.9
Standards Based Assessment: Compare and Contrast Text
Differentiated Assessment- Standards Based Assessment for Second Grade is a differentiated approach to assessment. This product was created to help teachers assess the standards with a standards-based assessment. This pack addresses Compare and Contrast Text. My hope is that you will have a variety of ways to see what your students know. There are two options for each assessment (with 14 different approaches to assessing RL.9).
Pixar's "Day and Night" short film. I used this today for a first grade science lesson on day sky vs. night sky and it was a PERFECT set. It highlights some of the good things about each to get the wheels turning in their head, and the kids really enjoyed it! I followed it up by a Venn diagram of day and night that we completed as a class.