Divergent Lesson Plans - Unit Plan for Teaching Divergent by Veronica Roth

Divergent Lesson Plans - Unit Plan for Teaching Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent Lesson Plans - Unit Plan for Teaching Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent Lesson Plans - Unit Plan for Teaching Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent Lesson Plans - Unit Plan for Teaching Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent Lesson Plans - Unit Plan for Teaching Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent Lesson Plans - Unit Plan for Teaching Divergent by Veronica Roth
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This comprehensive unit plan is aligned with Common Core State Standards and includes all the materials and resources you will need to teach Divergent by Veronica Roth.

Take a break from prep work while your students enjoy 80 pages of fun and dynamic activities designed to engage, inform, and entertain.

See below for a full listing of what this Divergent Unit Plan includes.

Unit Contents:

Divergent Unit Calendar
- Provided as a rough guide for pacing and order of activities.
- Structured as a one-month unit.

Divergent Debate Statements
- Introductory activity to get students thinking about some of the underlying themes and issues in Divergent.
- Students agree or disagree with a series of statements and explain their positions in writing.
- Students then discuss and debate each statement as a class.

Divergent Chapter Questions
- Comprehension questions for every chapter in Divergent.
- Answer key provided

Divergent Discussion Questions
- Discussion questions to be used while reading and analyzing Divergent.
- Great for initiating higher-level thinking, debate, and discussion.
- Also great to use as writing prompts.

Divergent Vocabulary Chart
- Vocabulary lists for each chapter
- Chart for recording definitions and example sentences for each word.

Divergent Character Files
- Organizers to help students record important information about main characters in Divergent.
- 10 in total.
- Great for scaffolding towards writing character sketches.
- Also great for review and studying.

Divergent Important Quotes Chart
- Several important quotes with page references.
- Chart for students to record significance of each quote.

Divergent Factions Chart
- Organizer for recording details about each Faction.

Divergent Faction Organizers
- Individual worksheets for students to record important facts, details, and quotes that show what it means to be part of each faction.
- Spaces for beliefs, values, attitudes, and appearance.

Divergent Faction Morality
- Students learn about morality and moral dilemmas.
- Students explore various moral dilemmas and suggest what members of different Factions might do in each scenario.
- Students invent their own moral dilemmas and suggest how members of different factions might approach it.

Divergent Faction Propaganda Lesson and Assignment
- Students learn about propaganda.
- Students create their own propaganda posters related to Divergent.

Faction Choice Worksheet and Quiz
- Students complete a worksheet indicating which Faction they would choose if they were in Beatrice's position.
- Students must explain the reasoning behind their choice, and differentiate between what they are best suited to, and what they would most like to be a part of.
- Students then take a quiz to determine which Faction they are best suited to.

Divergent Aptitude Test Design Lesson and Assignment
- Students explore the concept of personality and aptitude testing.
- Students design an aptitude test following clear criteria.

Beatrice's Choice Essay Assignment
- Students discuss Beatrice's choice of Faction.
- Students write a persuasive essay arguing in favor or against her choice.

The Sixth Faction Activity and Worksheet
- Students go through several steps to create their own Faction.

Divergent Plot Diagram
- Template worksheet for students to diagram the plot structure of Divergent.

Divergent Film Comparison
- Worksheet to help student compare the movie version of Divergent to the book.

Divergent Movie Writing Assignment
- Detailed instructions for students to write a three-paragraph essay comparing the movie to the book and explaining which they prefer.

Divergent Playlist Activity and Worksheet
- Students create a music playlist for one of the characters in Veronica Roth's Divergent.

Divergent Trading Cards Project
- Students follow step-by-step instructions and clear criteria to create a collection of trading cards representing characters and literary elements from Divergent by Veronica Roth.

Divergent Puzzles and Games
- Crossword Puzzles
- Cryptograms
- Double Puzzles
- Divergent Wordsearch
- Divergent Maze
- All puzzles include answer keys

Unit Test for Divergent
- Unit test with four sections (character matching, short answer, faction matching, paragraph).
- Includes answer key.

Common Core State Standards Alignment Grid
- Shows exactly which standards are met by the Divergent lesson plans and activities.
Total Pages
80 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 month
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