This bundle includes everything you need to teach a complete English Language Arts unit for the novel "Where the Red Fern Grows". Included is an adapted version of the novel written with simplified text that includes Boardmaker icons to support struggling readers. This bundle also contains unit vocabulary words with pictures and picture cards for characters, setting, and major story events. It also includes comprehension questions for each chapter with picture choices. This bundle also includes journal response activities for major events in the book. Also included are four basic text thematic books that relate to the major concepts in the story (Dogs, Families, Money, The Woods) for students with more significant disabilities that require additional explicit teaching of themes in the story.