This adventure novel unit features the following books:
Call it Courage, Armstrong Sperry, 830L
Woods Runner, Paulsen, 870L
Tracker, Paulsen, 1010L
Hatchet, Paulsen, 1020L
Voyage of the Frog, Paulsen, 1080
Brian's Winter, Paulsen, 1140L
Brian's Hunt, Paulsen, 1180L
Puppies, Dogs, and Blue Northerners, Paulsen, 1280L
It features a reading schedule and open-ended questions for discussion. Example questions are:
4. How does the personality of one character contribute to his or her eventual success or failure?
5. Classify and describe a conflict in the story. Tell how you think it may be resolved.
It also features a project which can be a storyboard, box project, PowerPoint presentation, Glog, Prezi, or other choices. Each project has requirements that focus on the following elements: plot summary, I-poem from the point of view of the antagonists or protagonist, illustration of the exposition, conflict and theme.