Text to Text Schema – Shrek and Fairy Tales

One of the comprehension strategies we’ve been working on is SCHEMA.  To mark the end of our Fairy Tale unit, we watched the original Shrek and compared the characters from the movie to those that we know are in fairy tales.  We are using our TEXT to TEXT SCHEMA to make connections.  What a fun way to practice a powerful comprehension strategy!!!

Below are some examples of the Venn Diagrams we used to record our connections.

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