"El Escape: Casi me mata el celular" Novel Guide is comprised of 20+ activities to help facilitate reading and engagement with the Spanish 3/4 Reader: El Escape
Synopsis of the novel:
Can an obsession with technology, turn deadly? Well, these techy teens are about to find out. Federico and his friends have an insatiable desire to “capture” and “record” every memorable moment. However, not all memories are created equal, and these boys are about to discover this harsh reality. Against the advice of a town elder, these thrill-seeking “know-it-all” teenagers set out to film their usual pranks and upload them to Youtube...and they won’t get the last laugh. They stumble upon an incident that has the #danger, written all over it. Anxious to add to their video repertoire, they press record. Now they’ve become the ”victims” of a new crime thriller. There is no turning back. Federico and his friends must outsmart the bad guys, before or get “deleted” forever.
"El Escape" will take readers on a thrilling ride and compel them to contemplate the consequences on the other side of the "Record" button. *There is one scene of violence, which is associated the event witnessed by the characters.
Reading Comprehension Activities
This guide is flexible enough to accommodate FVR reading and Literature Circles in Spanish.
The list of activities include:
Conversation Task Cards (For all chapters)
Snapchat Activity - this could be used at anytime after reading
Chapter Questions 1-10
Advice-giving activity: How not to date a criminal!
Vocabulary- information gap activity
¿Qué palabras es?
Activity: ¿Quién es?
Activity: ¿Quién lo dijo?
My favorite character activity