Egypt Game Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests

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This novel study for The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder contains 150 pages of resources, including comprehension, vocabulary, Common Core-aligned reading response activities, assessments, and more.

You will find this novel study easy to use because the layout is predictable and student-friendly, while the questions and activities are easily adaptable for every learner. All activities have the Common Core code listed in the bottom corner.

This is a no prep novel study that will engage and excite your students. Perfect for whole class, small group, or independent study.

This novel study includes:

1) Student Packet:
*Each section covers 1-2 chapters and contains the following 6 parts.
-Quickwrite: Warms up student brains before reading.
-2 sets of True/False, Sequencing, and/or Multiple Choice questions.
-Standards Focus: an activity focused on Reading Literature standards.
-Comprehension and Analysis: 3 short answer questions.
-Vocabulary: Practice with 3 new words for each section of reading.
-Beyond: Creative activity that might include art, brainstorming, or writing.

2) 13 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities that are novel-specific:
*Ask or Answer!
*Lessons Learned
*Mummifying Prince Pete-ho-tep
*Cause and Effect
*Character Changes
*Character Quotes
*Character Traits
*Types of Figurative Language
*One Event: Three Points of View
*Reading Strategy: KWL Chart
*Solve the Riddle

3) 9 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities that can be used with any text:
*Theme Thoughts
*Main Events
*Tree Map: Characters
*You vs. Character
*Setting: The Five Senses
*Setting and Imagery
*Dear Diary...
*My Book Cover
*My Book Review

4) 3) Informational Article:
*About Hieroglyphics and Mummification
*Comes with comprehension questions

5) Culminating Project Options:
*10 creative project choices for students to complete after they finish the book

6) Figurative Language Anchor Poster:
*Complements figurative language activities
*Color and b/w

7) Vocabulary List with chapters and page numbers:
*Comes with and without definitions

8) Two Comprehension assessments:
*Chapters 1-12
*Chapters 13-23

9) Two Vocabulary assessments:
*Chapters 1-12
*Chapters 13-23

10) Two-sided Student Reference bookmarks

11) Answer keys

12) Table of Contents and Teacher Instructions for easy navigation and planning

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Egypt Game Comprehension

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Egypt Game Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, ac
Egypt Game Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, ac
Egypt Game Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, ac
Egypt Game Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, ac
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