Our Freak the Mighty Unit Teaching Package has 192+ pages and slides of engaging activities
. Learners will enjoy the rigor and creativity
in these standards-aligned resources built from best practices.
: Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick
: 5th - 12th
: 210 slides/pages
Pacing Guide and Answer Keys included
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LITERATURE PLAN CONTENTS:
··· Prereading Bias Intro Activity
- answer thematic questions to get students thinking about the novel
- 12-page/slide activity
··· Superhero Activity
- students think about superheroes' strengths and weaknesses and consider themselves as a superhero like Freak the Mighty
- 2-page activity
··· Plot Chart Organizer Diagram Arc
- organize the 6 parts of the plot
- 1-page organizer & Answer Key
··· Conflict Graphic Organizer - 6 Types of Conflict
- Students analyze the 6 different types of conflict in stories
- 1-page organizer & Answer Key
··· Characters Organizer
- analyze the main characters using novel quotes
- 5-page organizer
··· Settings Organizer
- analyze the main settings using novel quotes
- 1-page organizer
- Students analyze the 6 different symbols in the story
- 8-page organizer
··· Journal - Quickwrite Writing Prompts - PowerPoint
- 1/2 writing assignments to spur much deeper conversational thinking
- 46-question PowerPoint
··· Figurative Language Instructional PowerPoint
- We set out to make the most helpful, most compelling, most graphically attractive teaching resource for you to introduce your learners to all the various figurative language. This 70+ slide PowerPoint will help you introduce how every many you need to teach your level of learners.
··· Figurative Language Worksheet
- analyze and complete 96 figures of speech specific to the novel
- 12-page bundle
- Similes, Metaphors, Idioms, Hyperboles, Analogies, Personification, Onomatopoeia, Puns, Symbols
··· 5 Comprehension Pop Quizzes
- a 5-question pop quiz per 5 chapters
* 16-slides of PowerPoint Quizzes & Keys
* 20-pages of Printable Quizzes & Keys
- The purpose of these is so students who read the chapters recently would ace the quiz and students who didn't read recently would not do well.
··· Vocabulary List and Quiz Assessment
- 60 vocabulary words from the novel
- two 30-question lists & quizzes
- 8-page Bundle includes list of words, quiz, and answer keys
··· Persuasive Essay and Speech
- 3 persuasive essay options for students to choose from; optional delivery of essay as a speech
- Includes essay and speech grading rubrics
- 6-page bundle
··· Movie vs. Novel Comparison
- 2-page Worksheet
- Students compare & contrast the movie and novel
*** 210 pages / slides total ***
NOTE: Every Freak the Mighty PowerPoint includes both the PowerPoint Show and the customizable .ppt file.
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