Double Dutch Novel Unit ~ Activities, Handouts, Tests!

Double Dutch Novel Unit ~ Activities, Handouts, Tests!
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This is a teaching unit for the novel Double Dutch by Sharon M. Draper. This unit contains ready-made, Common-Core-aligned handouts to accompany each chapter of this book. These handouts will require students to analyze the author’s craft and literary elements such as point of view, conflict, and setting. There are three tests included as well as writing assignments and a post reading activity. Take a look at the table of contents below to see the focus of each chapter.
There are ONLY keys for tests in this unit.
Everything is ready for you to teach, and the best part is that once you purchase this unit, you can reuse it every year!

Table of Contents

Chapter Titles
Chapter 1: Lead/Grabber, Meet the Characters
Chapter 2: Readers’ Theater
Chapter 3: Conflict
Chapter 4: Jump Rope Chant
Chapter 5: Making Inferences and Drawing Conclusions
Chapter 6: Allusion, Discussion
Chapter 7: Point of View
Chapter 8: Theme
Test on Chapters 1-8
Chapter 9: Tone
Chapter 10: The Threatening Tollivers
Chapter 11: Creating Realistic Characters
Chapter 12: Characterization
Chapter 13: Writing Opportunity
Chapter 14: Foreshadowing, Discussion
Chapter 15: Situational Irony
Chapter 16: Writing Opportunity: News Report
Chapter 17: Brainstorming Predictions
Test on Chapters 9-17
Chapter 19: Randy’s Missing Father
Chapter 20: Predictions
Chapters 21: Writing Opportunity: Comic Strip
Chapter 22: Compare/Contrast
Chapter 23: Punctuation Lesson, Figurative Language
Chapter 24: Discussion, Research Opportunity
Chapter 25: Stated Theme
Character Analysis
Final Test
Writing Prompts
Book Review

Total Pages
45 pages
Answer Key
Not Included
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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