In my classroom this is a great novel to help teach Westward Expansion. It is an engaging book and lends itself to great classroom discussions!! (It always works well into my Social Studies curriculum too!!)
Use this Comprehension and Literature Check-Ins bundle to study with your class while reading Dear Levi- Letters from the Overland Trail. This bundle contains...
-Anticipation Guide (with answers)
-Daily Activities (with answers) including but not limited to, cause and effect, visualization, summarization, connections, questioning, character analysis, vocabulary, sequence of events, critical thinking/ writing activities, etc
-3 Comprehension Packets (with answers)
-These packets contain vocabulary, making connections, short answer comprehension questions, observations, figurative language, summarization, etc.
-3 Connecting and Reflecting writing assignments (Students will have to use their critical thinking skills and you can learn what your students are thinking and any misconceptions they might have!)
-Reading Response Journal for use with the novel
-Vocabulary- organized by 3 sections of the novel
Check out these other Dear Levi products...
Dear Levi Complete Novel StudyDear Levi Assessment PacketDear Levi Comprehension PacketDear Levi Literature Check-Ins PacketDear Levi Writing PacketPrimary Sources Packet- Dear Levi