A Resource Guide to use with Where the Red Fern Grows contains lessons aligned to the Common Core Standards for grades 4 – 7. This comprehensive unit contains vocabulary practice, comprehension quizzes, constructive response questions, a 14 lesson sentence writing unit, and activities to do with the book.
+++ The interactive quizzes are included with this book unit. At the end of this unit you will find the web address, user name, and password for the interactive quizzes.
This 190 page resource contains the following:
o Vocabulary including pronunciation, definitions, and sample sentences from the text
o Practice Pages for Vocabulary Practice
o Vocabulary Test
• Comprehension – Fourteen 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 Each chapter quiz contains one Common Core correlated constructive response question. These questions contain graphic organizers to help students organize and plan a response.
• Writing Topics
• English Lessons – Sentence Unit
o Lesson 1 – Understanding Sentences
o Lesson 2 – Four Types of Sentences and Sentence Punctuation
o Lesson 3 – Punctuating Sentences
o Lesson 3 - Subject-/Verb Agreement
o Lesson 4 – Subject-/Verb Agreement
o Lesson 5 - Subject-/Verb Agreement
o Lesson 6 - Subject-/Verb Agreement – Irregular Verbs
o Lesson 7 - Subject-/Verb Agreement – Irregular Verbs
o Lesson 8 – Troublesome Words
o Lesson 9 – Sentence Problems
o Lesson 10 – Combining Choppy Sentences
o Lesson 11 – Combining Choppy Sentences
o Lesson 12 – - Combining Choppy Sentences
o Lesson 13 – Correcting Run-on Sentences
o Lesson 14 - Correcting Run-on Sentences
o Post Test for the Sentence Unit
o Map (Setting)
o Coon Skin Hats
o Dog Banks
o Balloon Hounds
o Character Drawings
o Dog Collars
o Recipe – Puppy Chow
o Recipe – Cornmeal Pancakes
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.