This download contains the following two material. Individually purchased, these materials would cost $7.50!
The 50 Point Project
This download contains a project over Dickens' A Christmas Carol. This is a great way to assess the kids understanding of the novel before the Christmas holidays. This project allows the students to select the projects they want to do! Fourteen projects have been offered to the the students. Each project has a point value associated with it. The students must select fifty points worth of projects. They can choose whatever they want... as long as it equals fifty points! The projects consist of art projects, creative writing, research, and technical writing. Detailed instructions and a rubric have been included. You can adjust the length of time it takes to complete the project.
This project can be easily modified for differently-abled students. I have found that this assessments is a great way to test students of varying abilities in a manner in which they are comfortable.
Have you ever wished that YOU could decide what to do for your class project?
Well, your Christmas wish has come true!
You get to choose from FOURTEEN different projects! Each project has a point value associated with it. You may choose which projects you would like to do. The catch? The point values of the projects that you select MUST add up to fifty points.
Use the pages provided to read about the project descriptions. Identify the projects that you would like to do and get started!
Make sure that you follow the directions provided for each project. When you have completed your projects, put them in a manilla envelope and attach the name page* to the envelope.
Vocabulary Workbook Activity
This download contains a workbook that covers vocabulary terms from A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.Thirty words have been selected from the text.The students are tasked with defining each vocabulary term, identifying the part of speech of the vocabulary term, and writing a synonym and antonym for the vocabulary term. Detailed instructions and an optional extra credit assignment have been included. I also included a blank vocabulary page that YOU can customize with any additional words that you would like to assign from the novel.
This workbook is a great activity to use in a group setting or as an individual assignment. This is a great activity for the Christmas holidays!
***Many of my students found these words to be helpful when studying for the SAT and ACT also