This seventeen-page resource for teaching Armstrong Sperry's 1941 Newbery Winner has three different components.
The PREREADING items include a graphic organizer for writing, group discussion ideas, individual research topics, and a bulletin board idea.
The VOCABULARY portion begins with selected words, their definitions, and a page number to identify their location in the nove. The dictionary activities, designed for use BEFORE reading, cover the book in chapter sequence. Other word usage activities may be put to use as pre or post reading assignments.
The chapter-by-chapter SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS are suitable for home-assigned reading guides, small group or whole class assignments, conferencing tools, or individual assessment. The questions are FACTUAL. They DO NOT REQUIRE STORY OR LITERARY INTREPRETATION.
Packet comes with full answer keys, including short answer questions.
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