Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan. Interactive Notebook Novel Study – Low Prep and Stress-Free. This unit includes vocabulary terms, poetry, author biography research, themes, character traits, one-sentence chapter summaries, and note taking activities.
All interactive pages have been designed with easy-to-cut and easy-to-fold edges for frustration-free creativity!
If you're looking for a complete book unit that is full of higher-level activities and NOT boring multiple choice tests, then this is it! This resource is complete on its own, but also mingles seamlessly with your current lesson.
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ESPERANZA RISING NOVEL UNIT
This interactive notebook novel study is designed to be a relaxed unit for both teacher and students. The preparation is minimal. I have even included several pictures on how the completed project should look so there is no need to make a sample.
Included in this unit are the Common Core standards that are met for grades 4 - 7.
Your students will work on the following tasks:
Author Biography Research
Writing a Book Review
Venn Diagram – Compare and Contrast
JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH
AMONG THE HIDDEN
Interactive Notebook, Unit Study, Book Report, Lapbook, Lap Book, Novel Study, ELA, English, Language Arts, Homeschool, Close Reading, Independent Reading, Common Core Aligned, Reading Comprehension, Middle School Novel.