These sites provide lesson plans, activities, projects and discussion questions for “George Washington’s Socks” by Elvira Woodruff. Additional information for structuring literature circles is included as well as eThemes resources on Literature Circles.
This interactive unit is designed to have the students research so that they can make informed decisions regarding dilemmas presented. This adventure integrates reading, writing, and social studies by using "George Washington's Shoes" as its starting point.
These sites explain the benefits of using literature circles to have students discuss books. Includes tips and handouts on how to organize the groups, how to lead discussions, and how to assess student participation. Learn about the different student roles and their discussion duties. There are links to eThemes Resources on guided reading and several award winning reading lists.