Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin

Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin
Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin
Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin
Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin
Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin
Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin
Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin
Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin: A Book Test & Key created by Jean Martin
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OVERVIEW:
This is a custom-made, ready-to-use, after-reading book test for use with students in grades 5-7 who have completed reading the 2016 book, Counting Thyme, by Melanie Conklin. There are 11 multiple choice tasks and 4 constructed response (essay) tasks. The test is worth 25 points. Also included here is an answer key and a list of online resources that can be used with students to extend their learning.

NOTE: If you are wanting a student guide, or novel study, to use with students as they read the text, I have that for sale separately in my store, just click here.


Counting Thyme in a Nutshell:
Published in 2016 this is the thought-provoking and sensitively written story of 11-year-old Thyme whose life has been turned upside down now that her younger brother, Val, has been diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a pediatric cancer. In order to give him the best chance at life, the family must move to the other side of the country so he can participate in a cancer trial. Of course, the entire family will to do anything they can to help Val recover. So, now Thyme finds herself thousands of miles from her best friend, her grandmother, and all she has ever known. How will she cope?

Reading level is approximately 5th grade. Content is best for grades 5-7.
AWARDS/RECOGNITIONS:
2016 Nerdy Book Award Winner
All the Wonders Best of 2016 Book Winner
Bank Street Best Children’s Books of the Year Selection 2017
SCBWI Crystal Kite Awards Finalist 2017
International Literacy Association’s Teachers’ Choices Selection 2017

PLEASE NOTE: The original purchaser of this document is granted permission to copy for teaching purposes only. If you are NOT the original purchaser, please download the item from my store before making any copies. Redistributing, editing, selling, or posting this item or any part thereof on the Internet are strictly prohibited without first gaining permission from the author. Violations are subject to the penalties of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Please contact me at jabmartin@aol.com if you wish to be granted special permission.

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9 pages
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30 minutes
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