Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class
Informational (nonfiction), Level U (Grade 4), Abridged, Lexile 880L
Sometimes, the saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. Picture languages have been around for thousands of years and continue to be used today. Say It with Pictures is a detailed look at the amazing picture languages of the ancient Mayan and Egyptian cultures. The book can also be used to teach students how to discern the author's point of view and to effectively summarize. The book and lesson are also available for levels R and X.