This 100 page Island of the Blue Dolphins Novel Study Unit contains a complete unit plan for Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell, It is perfect for an Island of the Blue Dolphins Interactive Notebook. It contains Island of the Blue Dolphins questions and activities.Perfect for partner work,
No-Prep novel study for "Island of the Blue Dolphins", a standards based interactive notebook literature guide with follow-up reading response questions for every chapter as well as vocabulary, writing projects, activities and enrichment projects. Teacher friendly engaging lessons to use with this
The Island of the Blue Dolphins is a Newberry Medal winning historical fiction based on the true life of a young girl who was stranded on a deserted island for eighteen years. This book is an outstanding story of survival and adventure. With its strong themes of peace, determination, and forgivene
This project is a great culminating activity for students to complete after reading the novel, Island of the Blue Dolphins. This project can be used for classwork, homework, a culmination assessment to your novel study, group assignment, or just for a fun reading activity! This is meant to be a prin
In this novel unit, you'll find 18 differentiated activities for "Island of the Blue Dolphins" by Scott O'Dell. This novel study is complete as is, or makes a great companion to your current curriculum. Each activity comes in 2 formats to mix and match based on the needs of your classroom - cut/past
Students LOVE this Shoebox Diorama Book Report for the classic novel, Island of the Blue Dolphins! Students are responsible for decorating all sides of the box according to directions and putting a creative scene inside that represents the book. Students just love this creative Island of the Blue D
This 45 page activity pack for Island of the Blue Dolphins, by Scott O'Dell, contains 20 Common Core-aligned reading response activities. Focus standards include character analysis, theme, plot, figurative language, point of view, and more.Open ended questions and graphic organizers are easily adapt
I hope you and your students enjoy this “Island of the Blue Dolphins” set of comprehension questions and travel brochure project. This BUNDLE is discounted (rather than buying each resource individually). Please see information below on each resource. :)Comprehension Questions:I have included the sa
This bundle contains a four-page Island of the Blue Dolphins Test with answer key AND an Island of the Blue Dolphins project where students create a shoebox diorama for this classic novel.✿ Island of the Blue Dolphins 4-page test includes: 5 Character Matching questions, 10 True & False question
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Island of the Blue Dolphins is a 4th grade classic. This final project assesses student understanding of this historical fiction novel.
Once called a "Bloom Ball," meet the new, Common Core Aligned, Depth of
I created this project as a follow-up to our novel study of The Island of the Blue Dolphins. Students will create their “own” island based on the features and landmarks that were part of The Island of the Blue Dolphins. Students will pick a theme and create their island including a village, a hea
Rock on, cave artists! The Chumash Indians of the Channel Islands and coastal California are known for, among other things, the spectacular cave drawings (pictographs) they left behind. Sometimes they left petroglyphs (carvings) as well. This pictograph project celebrates their artistry and culture
This product contains instructions for your students to create 9 slides covering different aspects of the novel, Island of the Blue Dolphins. A basic rubric is also provided.Example of what's included:Slide #1- IntroductionInclude your name, the name of the novel, author, and an image of the bookSli
The descriptive language of Scott O'Dell helps students to visualize the setting in Island of the Blue Dolphins. Created by Tried and True Teaching Tools, students take notes on geographic land features while reading the novel, then sketch out a map of the island using their notes. This is a GREAT w
If you like accompanying a fun, authentic writing project with novels--this is perfect for you! This writing project is a "message in a bottle" project based on the story Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O' Dell. This writing project asks students to send Karana, the main character in the story,
This is the Island of the Blue Dolphins Projects with Grade Sheets. There are 9 different projects for students to choose from: a diorama, a map of the island, a newspaper article, an animal study, animal trading cards, an ABC booklet,a poem, and a timeline. There are individual grade sheets for ea
This is a great culminating project after reading the novel Island of the Blue Dolphins, by Scott O'Dell!With this project, students will research San Nicolas Island, different wildlife (plants and animals), as well as natural events that occur in the novel Island of the Blue Dolphins.This project i
This thoughtful project focuses on Karana’s frightening night at sea, and the comfort she received from the familiar “serpent” constellation. The textural, black-on-black rendition of sky and sea beautifully captures the essence of Karana’s story—both her intense solitude and her indomitable spirit
Students will create a scrapbook as if they are the main character, Matt, from the novel The Sign of the Beaver. The project allows for creativity while learning about character development. It is designed to be a step-by-step process and allows the teacher to decide how much should be done at home
Fun project to end your novel study!
Students can work alone or with classmates to create a creative newspaper page to reflect what they've learned after reading the book!
Preview of what's included:
In this project you will produce a newspaper page related to the novel Island of t
This Choice Board project for the novel, Island of the Blue Dolphins, allows students to pick their project to complete to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the book after reading. Students choose 2 projects, one from two different categories. The projects reflect the common core an
This novel study for Island of the Blue Dolphins, by Scott O'Dell, contains 130 pages of resources, including comprehension and vocabulary by chapter, reading response activities, assessments, and more.Focus standards include figurative language, theme, character analysis, plot, and setting.No-prep,
Island of the Blue Dolphins 163-page Common Core State Standards Aligned Literature Guide for Scott O'Dell's classic! Aligned to CCSS for grades 5 and 6, this Island of the Blue Dolphins Bundled Lesson Literature Guide is sure to have everything you could want to address the Common Core Standards i