Willa Cather's O Pioneers! is a beautiful choice to pair with The Great Gatsby or to use with an American Dream unit or Immigrant Literature unit. While the themes of her novel fit into the category of Naturalism, Cather still provides a hopeful view of powering through struggles to achieve the drea
The O Pioneers! lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, and more. The lessons and
Included in this pack are quizzes for each Part of Willa Cather’s O Pioneers!. Most are fill in, but there are also two multiple choice options as well, including a Character Super Quiz, which is a great test of a student's ability to "hear" a character's voice. Moreover, it is a change from a stand
These reading questions cover all five sections of Willa Cather's 1913 novel, O Pioneers! Questions, for the most part, concern plot details and thematic development, especially the novel's Romantic landscape and focus on redemption. There are 5-9 questions per section, suitable for homework or in-c
This product contains the following:
-50 question recall objective test (True/False, Matching, and Answer Key)
-Higher Order Thinking Essay Test Prompt
-13 Activities that may be used for any novel
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Save prep time and help your students read closely and actively with this bundle of Common Core aligned organizers, worksheets, projects, quizzes, and review materials for O Pioneers! by Willa Cather.
Note: We provide as many of our worksheets and organizers as possible in Word format to facilitate
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In this activity, students will select a character
After reading "The White Mulberry Tree" chapter in the novel, assign students to be Frank's attorney. Students usually throw a fit because they don't think he deserves to be defended, but when they read closely, they find that maybe he's not as at fault as they initially thought. It's fun to see
This lesson plan includes a teaching guide with instructional materials such as reading assignments, discussion questions, quizzes, crossword puzzles, and classroom activities. Lesson plan is in PDF format.
If students were assigned to read Willa Cather’s novel O PIONEERS and they also watched the movie of the same name, use this to be sure they completed both assignments. This 45-item test asks students to identify if an incident happened just in the novel, just in the movie, or in both. An answer ke
Students will read the beginning of Willa Cather's O Pioneers!, the protagonist of which is Alexandra Bergson, a Swedish farmer's, young daughter whom he tasks with saving the family farm in Hanover, Nebraska.The excerpt is followed by five multiple choice questions and three open-ended questions.
This activity has proven very popular with my students, and I use a similar one with each novel or play I teach. The concept is familiar to students, but with each novel or play comes a new set of questions. Tape a line down the center of the room. Direct students to move to one side of the room if
These Montessori 3 Part Cards of Female Scientists, Inventors, and Pioneers grew from my disappointment when ordering a set of "Inventor" cards. There wasn't a single female included in the bunch! I hope you enjoy these cards. Please do me a favor, follow my store, and share my products with your fr
I made this thematic unit to teach a little history to my boys (ages 3 and 4) while covering the letter O.
This unit has 30 pages (not including title page) of printables and lesson ideas.
Vocab: wagon train, pioneer, skillet, oxen, prairie schooners, ruts
Letter: Oo Shape: pentagon Reading
* Our summary is short, simple and pragmatic. It allows you to have the essential ideas of a big book in less than 30 minutes.As you read this summary, you'll learn that today's technologies can make the future a wonder or a nightmare: the choice is up to you.You will also learn :that Artificial Int
Perfect for interventions, extra practice, and reading words in context! This passage includes most of the phonics words for Journeys Unit 1 Lesson 4 as well as many high frequency words that students are expected to know in second grade. The phonics focus pattern for this passage is long vowels e,
By John ParlinI also have this resource available in a pencil/paper format.I successfully used my discussion cards for Component 3 of National Board Certification in Literacy: Reading – Language Arts / Early and Middle Childhood. :)Rationale for using Discussion Cards:This strategy is powerful in gi
This resource is a 3-page packet that includes a phonics fluency passage, a page for students to sort all of the words they find, and a cursive tracing page. The passage and worksheets use words that have the long /o/, /u/ and /e/ spelled CVCe.The fluency passage is great for weekly practice. The so
This resource is a 3-page packet that includes a phonics fluency passage, a page for students to sort all of the words they find, and a cursive tracing page. The passage and worksheets use words that have the short /o/, /u/ and /e/.The fluency passage is great for weekly practice. The sorting page r
44 Reading Passages cover Pioneers, Cowboys, The Transcontinental Railroad Promontory Summit, The U.S. Cavalry, Little Big Horn, Wounded Knee, Geronimo, Sitting Bull, Outlaws and Lawmen (Billy the Kid, Jesse James, O.K. Corral) and much more. Classroom and enrichment activities keep students engage
Explore the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe, a American painter who pioneered the modern art movement in the United States, and captivated the world with her expressive floral paintings and landscapes.Looking for a resource that supports equity and inclusivity in your art classroom? Try out this d
American women’s history has been full of pioneers: Women who fought for their rights, worked hard to be treated equally and made great strides in fields like science, politics, sports, literature and art. These are just a few of the remarkable accomplishments that historians not to mention people a
Here are 4 pages to go along with the Benchmark Book Medical Pioneers. It is a level O Book. The first page is a word unscramble, the second page is about Jonas Salk, the third page is Guess the Covered Word, and the fourth page is about Florence Nightengale. All of the pages is fill in the blank fo