This Comprehensive Packet is everything and more that you will need in order to teach "Because of Winn Dixie". It is aligned with the expectations of the Common Core and includes many ideas to allow for progression throughout the story and ideas to accompany the book. This packet contains many worksheets and activities from Character Study, Point of View, Accountable Talk, Discussion Questions, Assessments , Writing Prompts and much more. These activities can be used in Literature Circles, Literature Stations, Independently, Whole Group and in many other ways. These ideas can be modified to meet the needs of any students. They provide challenge to the able reader and can be tailored to address the needs of both below proficiency and far below proficiency levels. This packet is comprehensive and makes it easier for any instructor to teach this wonderful and funfilled story.