Community in Crisis Educator Tools

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Episode 2: "Stranded!"

 
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.4
Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.

EPISODE CHALLENGE:
Many flood victims are trapped inside their homes in urgent need of food and medical attention. Students must figure out a way to get resources to those who need them as quickly as possible.

TEACHER RESOURCES

Prepare

Set your students up for success before they play each episode.

KEY VOCABULARY

MINI LESSON

Apply

Support your students during gameplay.

To-Do List
Cheat Sheet

Game Activity
Answer Key

Certificate of
Completion

Intervene, Extend

Reinforce and practice the skills learned in the game.

POST-GAME
CLASS
DISCUSSION
QUESTIONS

INTERVENTION
LESSON
RI.5.4

EXTENSION
ACTIVITIES

STUDENT RESOURCES

Prepare

MINI LESSON
WORKSHEETS

Apply

QUICKWRITE
GRAPHIC
ORGANIZER
(pdf)

QUICKWRITE
GRAPHIC
ORGANIZER
(Google Doc)

Source Document:
Summary: “Rescue
Dogs to the Rescue”

Extend

POST-GAME
DISCUSSION
QUESTIONS