This 8 Class Pets + 1 Squirrel / by 1 Dog = CHAOS by Vivian Vande Velde Novel Study is designed integrating common core standards to help you engage your students in your state's voting process for the State Book Awards. Standards assessments include question stems that will be seen on state assessments. Each assessment include selected response and constructed response.
The assessment questions can be used as comprehension checks, guided reading discussion questions, center activities, homework, use during reading to take notes, teach close reading and writing constructed response answers.
This unit also includes vocabulary activities. There are challenging word searches, crossword puzzles, classifying by parts of speech, and a vocabulary graphic organizer.
Also included in this unit are Class Pets Clipart! We have included a dog, squirrel, snake, gecko, tetras, hamster, bird, turtle, rabbit, and rat. They are in high resolution PNG format in both black and white.
• nominated for the 2015/2016 Tennessee Volunteer State Book Award for the Intermediate Division (Grades 3-5)
• nominated for the 2016 Monarch Award (Illinois)
• nominated for the 2015-2016 Maud Hart Lovelace (Minnesota) Book Award, Division 1 (grades 3-5)
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