REVISED A Resource Guide to use with Shiloh, a novel written by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, contains lessons aligned to the Common Core Standards for grades 3 – 5. This comprehensive unit includes vocabulary, comprehension questions, constructive response questions, and skill lessons.
You will find the following in this unit plan:
• Vocabulary List and Word Wall Cards
o Vocabulary including pronunciation, definitions, and sample sentences from the text
o Vocabulary Practice Pages
o Vocabulary Test
• Comprehension – Eight comprehension quizzes are included which includes:
o multiple choice questions which require students to recall details from the chapters
o multiple choice higher level thinking questions such as sequencing, main idea, plot development, summary, drawing conclusions, inference, predicting, theme, understanding vocabulary, interpreting literary devices, etc.
o constructive response questions aligned to the Common Core Standards
• Skill Lessons aligned to the Common Core Standards
o Writing Titles
o Context Clues
o Dictionaries, Glossaries, & Thesauruses
o Figurative Language (similes and metaphors)
o Multiple Meaning Words
o Compare and Contrast Shiloh to other Dog Themed Books & Shiloh Book to Movie
• Skill and Discussion Topics
o Paying Back Judd – Math Problems
o Crossword Puzzle
• Informational Text
o Author Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
o Becoming a Veterinarian
o Beagle Collage
o Dog Pillows
o Edible Dog
Answer keys for each practice page are included.
Additional FREE resources for this unit may be found at my website.
Included with this book unit is the username and password to all the interactive quizzes for this book online.