Book Talks with T-shirts - They were to sell their book as if they were giving a cheesy infomercial. Kind of silly, but lots of fun. They had to summarize their book and "sell" it to their classmates without giving away the ending. As part of the project, they also had to create a t-shirt that reflects the book.
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This FREE My Spelling Dictionary is a great way to encourage beginning spellers to practice the words that they are having a hard time learning to spell. This is a great tool for through grade students.