All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn: A Book Study Unit is designed for teachers of students in grades 4-6 reading All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn (Clarion, 2008; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, paperback, 2008).
All the Lovely Bad Ones centers around two children who spend the summer at their grandmother's country inn and accidentally awaken the ghosts of the children buried on the property, which was once the county poor farm. Your students will find All the Lovely Bad Ones to be an engaging book, as they take a peek at what life was like for the poor and sick in 1840's America.
This book study will help you guide your students through All the Lovely Bad Ones, emphasizing vocabulary, sequencing, detail, and plot.
Features in this book study include:
*A teacher's page with objectives, descriptions of each activity, and a list of online resources
*A brief synopsis of All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn
*An 11-page oral reading and discussion guide with chapter summaries and comprehension questions to use as you guide your students through their reading of the book
*A glossary with 25 vocabulary words and definitions
*A crossword puzzle matching vocabulary words with definitions
*A vocabulary worksheet using the 25 vocabulary words in sentence context
*A vocabulary test with 25 questions matching words with definitions
*A worksheet identifying plot structure
*Comprehension worksheet on locating the details with 34 questions
*Sequencing of events worksheet
*Comprehension test with ten matching, five multiple-choice, three open response, and two sequencing questions.
*Answer Keys for all items.
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