A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit

A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit
A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit
A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit
A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit
A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit
A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit
A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit
A Long Walk to Water Novel Unit
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33 MB|97 pages
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  1. This English language arts resource includes both of my literature reading units for the novel, A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. This bundle is great to be able to differentiate instruction among the varied learners in your classroom. Each unit includes pre-reading activities, a guided readin
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Product Description

This is a reading literature novel unit plan and guided reading packet for the novel, A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. This novel is set in Sudan, Africa and depicts the lives of Salva and Nya. It is a wonderful story that encourages hope and perseverance. This novel unit includes pre-reading activities, a guided reading comprehension packet, review game, after reading activities, assessments complete with a graphic organizer, rubrics and answer keys.

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This resource includes:

  • Prereading web quest activity that will give students background information on Linda Sue Park, the book trailer, and Sudan, Africa.
  • Prereading activity to give students information on the government, population, economic status and problems of Sudan.
  • A guided reading comprehension packet
  • Paired text activity using My Great-Grandmother's Gourd
  • Flip book review activity
  • Several review games and worksheets, including Trashketball
  • Assessments
  • Several ideas for after reading activities
  • Answer key

Questioning is aligned to Common Core Standards. I used this as an independent reading novel for my grade 8 English language arts students, but this book is appropriate for upper elementary to middle school students.

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  • I love this resource and it will be a brilliant book study for my grade 5/6 students. Highly recommend this to any teachers of upper primary grades.
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  • I cannot wait to use this!
  • This is a great resource. I love that so many questions require thought and not just a simple one word answer. Thank you!
  • This is a wonderful resource to align with an amazing book. Great way to check for understanding.
  • My students really enjoyed reading the thorough background on Sudan. Thank you for including this for them to do before they started reading.


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Total Pages
97 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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