We offer discounted pricing, free shipping and unparalleled expertise and customer service. Monalisa degross wrote donavan s word jar and granddaddy s street songs. Novelties study guides, published 1999 under isbn 9780767522021 and isbn 0767522028. Anne frank flip book could be used for any book book report projects. Then they discuss word usage and phonetics in class. Introduce the formula somebody wanted but so then as a method for summarizing. Free donavan s word jar study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Youngsters read the fictional story donavans word jar. One day, after reading the word nutrition and liking the feel of it on his tongue, donavan decides to collect words. Donavans word jar is a story about a young boy who collects words.
Donavans word jar by monalisa degross, cheryl hanna. Lingo as she reads, donavan s word jar by monalisa degross. Free donavans word jar worksheets and literature unit for. Jul 16, 2008 donavans double trouble is monalisa degrosss followup to donavans word jar. Donavans mother watches over the family, preparing healthy meals and keeping the kids on schedule. Donavans father, who is busy preparing to open his own roofing business, takes time to discuss donavans dilemma. Donavan s word jar donovan s word jar double fudge dr.
Dec 31, 2018 donavan s word jar trophy chapter book degross, monalisa, hanna, cheryl on. Degross lives in baltimore, maryland, near her children, donavan and nikki, and her grandchildren, shaundrea, annalisa, and august. Book report form donavans word jar book report form pdf file customize the donavans word jar book report. Booksource is the premier trade book distributor to k12 school classrooms across the country.
Free donavans word jar study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Get it today with same day delivery, order pickup or drive up. This meager, sluggish story centers on donavan, a boy who collects words. But one day the jar is almost full and donavan has a dilemma. He collects wordsbig words, little words, soft words, and silly words. Abby takes a stand the adventures of captain underpants. When his word jar becomes filled to the brim with the slips of paper on which the words hes collected and memorized are written, donavan has a problem. Jul 18, 2014 resources for the novel donovans word jar by monalisa degross. See more ideas about guided reading lessons, reading lessons and s word. But one day, donavan discovers that his word jar is full.
Appropriate titles of equal value may be substituted if any of the listed titles are unavailable at shipping time. He savors each word as he learns to say it and discovers its meaning. Wednesday 1024 our book character costumes were great this morning. Barney frank, the family functions, support the fight against breast cancer, angelina giardina, cafe world advantage, baltimore tattoo arts convention, dwayne the rock johnson, adeles music, ralph e. Apr 01, 2006 donavans word jar library book grade 3.
Donavans search for the perfect solution is at the center of this story featuring his loving, supportive africanamerican family. Create a classroom word jar as you read stories in this basal text. This can be a bell wok assignment to be discussed once a week or do it daily. Vail mountain school expands students vocabularies. A close reading activity based on the story, donavans word jar and includes instructions for implementation, text dependent questions, vocabulary and additional tasks. When his word jar becomes filled to the brim with the slips of paper on which the words he s collected and memorized are written, donavan has a problem. Dec 31, 2018 donavan allen doesnt collect coins, comics, or trading cards like most kids. Well, in the book donavan s word jar, the main character, donavan, collected words. A to z mysteries the lucky lottery by ron roy charlottes web by e. Every time he sees a new wordon a billboard, a cereal box, a store sign, etc. He keeps the words he collects on slips of paper in a big glass jar.
Harcourt school publishers storytown rdg prgm 080910 wt paperback 1 april 2006. Donavan knows his friends are right, but he read the full article. The novel donovans word jar is a story about a young boy who loves words and collects them in his word jar. This is a novel study unit for donavans word jar by monalisa degross. Goodreads members who liked donavans word jar also liked. Many of his friends in class collect things, such as baseball cards, buttons, coins and comics. Maryland book bank celebrates 1 millionth book giveaway. Donavans word jar trophy chapter book degross, monalisa, hanna, cheryl on. Donavan allen doesnt collect coins, comics, or trading cards like most kids. Study flashcards on donovans word jar vocabulary at. This chapter book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 5 to 7 who are ready to read independently. Write your favorite english word with its definition on a flash card. Monalisa degross wrote donavans word jar and granddaddys street songs.
She works at the enoch pratt free library in baltimore as project manager of the family reading circle, where she meets and observes children of all ages. Home faq about log in subscribe now 30day free trial java games. This is a complete unit for students independent completion of the text donavans word jar. Donovans word jar lesson plan template and teaching resources. Mar 08, 2018 sign in to report inappropriate content. Lingo as she reads, donavans word jar by monalisa degross. Donavans double trouble written by monalisa degross illustrated by amy bates published by harpercollins, 2008 donavans friends say he has a math block. This is a novel study unit for donavan s word jar by monalisa degross. Book unit for donavans word jar 3rd grade books, book study. Earth day easter egg eat my dust henry fords first race step into reading epossumondas plays possum everything is different at nonnas house fancy nancy halloween or bust. Literature units and book picks for second graders.
See more ideas about teaching reading, words and jar. Jul 27, 20 our word collections began with donavans word jar. Identify the authors purpose and type, using various genre. Donavans word jar overviewreflection2 lesson plan 3. Keep adding to it as you read more stories and articles. Fancy nancy splendiferous christmas fancy nancy at the museum.
They seem to leap out at him from books, signs, even the back of cereal boxes. This chapter book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 5 to 7 w. It must be spelled correctly, we will display these on our door. This book was an interesting read, and i recommend it to anyone looking for a short, heartwarming book.
Donavans word jar novel study by the literacy garden tpt. Donavans word jar written by monalisa degross donavan doesnt collect baseball cards like other kidshe collects words for his word jar, and they bring an unexpected delight. Donavans word jar printables, classroom activities. Donavan s search for the perfect solution is at the center of this story featuring his loving, supportive africanamerican family. Donavans word jar trophy chapter books paperback by. How can he make room for new words without giving up all the terrific words already in his jar. Jul 18, 2014 resources for the novel donovan s word jar by monalisa degross. This book is perfect for young readers building their vocabulary. Every time he learns a new word, he writes it down and puts it in a word jar, until one day when he realizes that his jar is full.
Book reports will be due on the first day of school. Have students write a story summary of donavans word jar in the form of s simple book report. Daily reading journal go beyond a simple book report. Big words, small words, fancy words, simple words, written on tiny slips of paper. Donavan doesnt collect baseball cards like other kidshe collects words for his word jar, and they bring an unexpected delight. Whenever donavan finds a new word, he writes it on a slip of paper and puts it in his word jar. They say no matter what he does or how hard he tries, he wont understand until he has some sort of a math breakthrough. Try to choose books that your child is interested in and that will challenge them, but not frustrate them. Well, in the book donavans word jar, the main character, donavan, collected words. He chooses words that sound smart, silly or mysterious. Donavans word jar printables, classroom activities, teacher. Demonstrate comprehension understanding before reading, during. Christopher, garrett is the author of donavans word jar.
His journey continues as he finds a way to keep all his words and collect new ones. At the end of each day, he writes his new words in purple ink on yellow slips of paper and puts them in a jar. Mike got the word chortle, and i actually heard him giggle, she said laughing. Harcourt school publishers storytown rdg prgm 080910 wt paperback 1 april. Flashcards, matching, concentration, and word search. Or other interested party in support of african american childrens literature. Building classroom community with the name jar theimaginationnook. He cant put any new words in the classic story about the power of words. This collection of best selling titles was hand selected to provide you with the best books at the best prices. Its a fun way to keep your child engaged and as a supplement for activity books for children. Find books like donavans word jar from the worlds largest community of readers. Slj explore classroom activities, puzzles, teacher resources and enrichment pdfs for this book.
Donavans word jar objectives tswbat read a text out loud with accuracy and fluency. Postit pages for monitoring comprehension while reading are. Degross lives in baltimore, maryland, near her children, donavan and nikki, and her grandchildren, shaundrea, annalisa. For my class, this book worked very well with our curriculum because it had a reading level that was compatible for most of the students. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. The bookmobile parked outside glenmount elementarymiddle school in northeast baltimore on friday to give students the book donavans word jar by author monalisa degross, whos from baltimore. They also answer study questions about the book and define a list of vocabulary terms. Donavans word jar book companion pack provides multiple. She is pleased by donavans growing word collection. After her teacher read the book aloud to the class, jj wanted to start a word collection jar at home.229 256 1220 78 1159 651 1343 1364 991 1537 1300 751 1471 1203 11 755 1190 1338 999 819 198 29 795 1577 317 1400 1094 560 361 980 198 126 3 1296 333 716 489 252 745 289 1442