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Brian's Winter Novel Unit for Grades 4-8 Common Core Aligned

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4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
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Brian's Winter by Gary Paulsen...

Brian's Winter is the perfect novel study for the winter months. Not only is Gary Paulsen an AMAZING writer that seems to take readers right inside the setting, but your students will forget to complain about the cold temperatures when they discover all that 13-year-old Brian Robeson must do in order to survive during the winter months in the Canadian woods after a plane crash.

This 49-page Brian's Winter Novel Study includes:
-Chapter by chapter lesson plans
-17-pages of reader response questions
-Character Analysis work
-Main Idea
-Context Clue Word Work
-Story Map
-Figurative Language Work
-End of Novel Project with rubric
-End of Novel Journal Prompts

This is the resource to utilize with a whole class, small groups, or for independent book study. Your students will be on the edge of their seats reading about Brian's survival in the woods.

Novel not included, but FYI:
Reading Level
Grade level Equivalent: 7.3
Lexile® Measure: 1140L
DRA: 40
Guided Reading: R

Genre
Adventure

Theme/Subject
Challenges and Overcoming Obstacles
Confronting and Resolving Fears
Loneliness
Courage, Bravery, Heroism
Canadian Snow, Ice, Blizzards
Resourcefulness
Winter Themes
Survival

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For NOVEL UNIT BUNDLES:

-Crash Novel Unit Resources BUNDLE

-Jerry Spinelli Novel Unit Bundle for Middle School

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-CCSS Novel Unit BUNDLE for Grades 3-5

-Cam Jansen CCSS Book Bundle for Middle Grade Intervention


For End of Novel Projects...

-End of Novel Projects for ANY NOVEL

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Happy Reading!
Erin
Total Pages
49
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 Month

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Brian's Winter Novel Unit for Grades 4-8 Common Core Aligned
Brian's Winter Novel Unit for Grades 4-8 Common Core Aligned
Brian's Winter Novel Unit for Grades 4-8 Common Core Aligned
Brian's Winter Novel Unit for Grades 4-8 Common Core Aligned