Fish in a Tree Novel Study: 17 Writing Prompts and 17 Quizzes

Keith Geswein
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Grade Levels
4th - 6th, Homeschool
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45 pages
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Keith Geswein
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Fish in a Tree will make your students realize that people who learn differently are some of the most talented people they will ever meet.

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17 Writing Prompts:

→ Assess student comprehension

→ Requires students to use important skills: summarizing, characterization, cause and effect, figurative language, author's purpose, vocabulary strategies, and personal reflection

→ Match the rigor required by the CCSS

→ One writing prompt for every 3 chapters

→ Prompts clearly state the chapter after which they should be given to students

→ Simply print and go! Space for response is provided.

→ Limited print budget? Project onto a whiteboard and have students answer in a journal.

→ Answer key provided

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17 Quizzes

→ Quickly assess student comprehension

→ Cover many CCSS-ELA standards and elements of fiction including: vocabulary, cause and effect, main idea, summarizing, character analysis, sequence of events, story details, comparing and contrasting, problem/resolution, and much more

→ One quiz for every 3 chapters

→ Every quiz contains: 1 short-response, 3 multiple-choice higher-order-thinking questions

→ Questions and answers written in standardized test prep form

→ Match the rigor required of CCSS

→ Answer key provided

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Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please purchase an additional license for each teacher if more than one teacher will be using it.

Note: The preview download will have watermarks and only shows a few prompts and quizzes. Your actual product download will not have watermarks.

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This resource is also available for Google Classroom! Click here for more information.

Total Pages
45 pages
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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of a specific word choice on meaning and tone.
Describe how a particular story’s or drama’s plot unfolds in a series of episodes as well as how the characters respond or change as the plot moves toward a resolution.
Determine a theme or central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.
Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.

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