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Accordian Book

from Chapter 8 Getting Started with Literature Circles
Katherine L. Schlick Noe and Nancy J. Johnson

©1999 Christopher-Gordon Publishers, Inc.
used by permission

Directions: Choose five to seven significant scenes from your book. Make an illustrated accordion-shaped book that reveals the sequence of your book's storyline. Include some written descriptions, such as: What's happening in the scene? Why is this scene important to you?

Example 1
Teacher: Janine King
6th grade, St. Joseph School, Seattle
Example 2
Teacher: Adam Brauch
3rd grade, Beverly Park Elementary, Mukilteo, Washington

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