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LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study

LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study
LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study
LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study
LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study
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For this Novel Unit for Life As We Knew It, here are questions for all the diary entries, which are numbered as well as listed by date. (no answers).

In addition there is a quiz and final novel test WITH ANSWER KEYS.

Included also are vocabulary worksheets and puzzles all in an appealing format, plus detailed essay topics, group activities, poetry connections with worksheets, and an internet treasure hunt about the moon, with answer key.

Students will have the opportunity to compare their daily food intake with that of the characters in the novel - charts for this purpose are included.

Teacher suggestions and a review of 1st and 3rd person perspective are included too.

Common Core State Standards - ELA 6,7,8
included in this unit:

RL 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 9 My check list for RL skills is attached at the end of this file.

W 1, 7, 10 L 1a, 4c,d, 5a,b
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Wow! I loved it all. There is so much in this packet. It was a great resource for me.
On  January 6, 2013Arlene Manemann answered:
Thank you for the feedback. We had quite a discussion about the "diet" log especially. I'm glad you liked the activities too.
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Awesome material for this novel. :)))))
On  September 18, 2012Arlene Manemann answered:
Thank you. With a new TV series coming up - I think it's called "Revolution", this novel will be especially relevant.
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On  December 12, 2010,  Buyer asked:
Hello - I just purchased your plans for Life As We Knew It and was wondering if you have any materials for the Dead and the Gone. I plan on teaching both in February.
Thank you,
K
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On  December 12, 2010Arlene Manemann answered:
Sorry, I do not. I hadn't heard of the novel before but will look into it. Might be I'd want it too. Thanks for asking. I'll get back to you if I do work with it.
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LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study
LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study
LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study
LIFE AS WE KNEW IT Common Core Aligned Novel Study