This teaching resource contains comprehension questions and vocabulary for each chapter. There are suggestions for teaching the novel, tracking sheets for students and the teacher as well as 50 extension activities in grammar, research, word study, creative writing and elements of the novel. There is a word puzzle and answers to the comprehension questions.
The comprehension questions meet the requirements of the Common Core for text-dependent, inferencing, and opinion answer formats. The activities allow for differentiation in the way in which students respond to their reading.
Teachers can be sure that they will meet provincial and state ELA standards when they use this novel study guide in their classrooms.