A Blind Guide to Stinkville: A Novel Study for Grades 4-8

A Blind Guide to Stinkville: A Novel Study for Grades 4-8
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2 MB|46 pages
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A complete guide including everything you need for this marvelous book about a feisty young girl with vision issues who moves to a new town. Turn this novel into a unit of study with reading comprehension skills; your students will respond to deep thinking, text-dependent questions as they read about how Alice navigates the world around her, making new friends, trying to keep old ones, and figuring out her family. This affirming book contains Growth Mindset points that students will easily relate to.

What's Included:
*Student Packet Cover
*Pre-reading and predicting
*Building background knowledge
*Author's Viewpoint
*Understanding vocabulary through context clues
*Character Traits
*Compare and Contrast
*Cause and Effect
*Figurative language (metaphor, simile, personification, hyperbole, alliteration)
*Synonyms and Antonyms
*Character Development
*Word Search

A Teacher's Guide, complete with responses, resources, Common Core standards, Knowledge and Understanding Goals and Essential Questions is provided!

Aligned with Common Core standards - listed here for sixth grade (the same for grades 4-8.)

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Total Pages
46 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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