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Freak the Mighty, a 200 page/slide Common-Core aligned Complete Literature Guide for the novel by Rodman Philbrick using Paper OR Paperless Google Drive - it's your choice! Both versions are included with your purchase. This guide can be used as Print and Go Printables, but also utilizes Google Docs for the Chapter Questions, Google Slides with Movable Parts for Story Elements and Grammar, and Self-Grading Assessments through Socrative for the Vocabulary Quiz, all Chapter Quizzes, and the Final Test. Save copies and time with assessments that grade themselves! This guide is loaded with high rigor activities and assessments. ALL ANSWER KEYS ARE INCLUDED.
Included with the Digital Resources in this Guide:
Freak the Mighty Interactive Notebook - Digital for Google Classroom
Vocabulary through Quizlet.com
Chapter Questions for All Twenty-FiveChapters through Google Docs
Colorful Story Element Activities through Interactive Google Slides with Movable Parts
Self-Grading Digital Tests Through Socrative:
Vocabulary Quiz - 13 Questions
Chapters 1 - 7 Quiz - 20+ questions
Chapters 7 - 12 Quiz - 20 questions
Chapters 13 - 18 Quiz - 20 questions
Chapters 19 - 25 Quiz - 10 questions
Freak the Mighty Test (Final Test) - 40 Questions
Grammar Activities through Google Slides with Movable Parts (Bonus!)
BUYER NOTE - Although there are PLENTY of paperless Google activities in this bundle, the tests are paperless and self-grading through Socrative.com. Socrative is a FREE online site where teachers can launch quizzes which are self-grading. Teachers simply sign up with a user name and password, and then are able to launch the self-grading tests in this unit. They can even edit them to suit their needs in Socrative.
Included in this Print and Go Literature Guide:
Freak the Mighty Poster Set - Coloring Pages for a Bulletin Board
Day by Day Sample Calendar Schedule for the Unit
Introductory and Informational Materials:
Biography information on author, Rodman Philbrick
Informational Article - Dealing with Bullying
Information Quiz (Multiple Choice) – Dealing with Bullying
Answer Key for Informational Quiz – Dealing with Bullying
Informational Article - The Legend of King Arthur
Informational Quiz (Multiple Choice) – The Legend of King Arthur
Answer Key for Information Quiz – The Legend of King Arthur
- Quizzes Align with Reading Informational Common Core Standards
Reading Literature Support:
Vocabulary words, definitions,
and links to electronic flashcards and games
Vocabulary Quiz (fill in the blank)
Answer Key – Vocabulary Quiz
Answer Key - Spelling Quiz
Chapter Questions(single spaced to save paper)
Chapter Questions (Fill in the blanks option for students)
Chapter Questions (Paperless option via Google Drive)
Answer Key – Chapter Questions
Speaking and Listening Skills:
Chapter by Chapter Character Roles Listed for Dialogue Reading
(This is NOT Readers' Theatre. This product does NOT contain a play. The activity involves using the dialogue provided in the novel.)
-Aligns with Speaking and Listening Common Core Standards
Reading Literature Assessments:
Quiz Chapters 1 – 6 (Multiple Choice)
Answer Key for Quiz Chapters 1 – 6
Quiz Chapters 7 - 12 (Multiple Choice)
Answer Key for Quiz Chapters 7 - 12 (Multiple Choice)
Quiz Chapters 13 - 18 (Multiple Choice)
Answer Key for Quiz Chapters 13 - 18 (Multiple Choice)
Quiz Chapters 19 - 25 (Multiple Choice)
Answer Key for Quiz Chapters 19 - 25 (Multiple Choice)
Final Test (Multiple Choice/Matching)
Answer Key for Final Test
- Quizzes and Final Test Align with Reading Literature Common Core Standards (individually labeled per question)
Skill Building Activities and Worksheets:
Elements of Plot Activity
Figurative Language Activity
Vocabulary in Context Activity
Elements of a Story Activity
Smiley-Face Tricks Writing Activity
Open-Ended Response Writing Activity
Expository Essay Writing Project
Narrative Writing Project
-Aligns with the Writing Common Core Standards
The Eight Parts of Speech Grammar Activity
Prepositional and Infinitive Phrases Activity
-Aligns with Language Common Core Standards
ALL ANSWER KEYS ARE INCLUDED!
(Individual common core standards are located on the answer keys.)
******* Included with the Google Drive Option:*************
7 interactive movable Google Slides for Freak the Mighty
(to be used over and over again)
8 paperless Google Doc pages for Chapter Questions
ANSWER KEYS for both Google sets
43 interactive Google Slides for The 8 Parts of Speech
100 online, self-grading quiz and test questions via Socrative.com
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning
Great for Google Drive, Google Classroom, Microsoft OneDrive, iPads, or a learning management system. Go paperless!
Learn about Freak the Mighty using interactive technology! This product is great for 1:1 learning, but can also be used as teacher lead activities.
What kind of resource is this?
--These are original educational technology and learning materials delivered by web based file sharing services, which operates in the internet cloud and allows you and your students to access, edit, and print files from any computer or mobile device. Don’t worry – it is VERY user friendly!
--Teacher Tutorial – includes the access link and how to use it in your classroom.
-- Microsoft OneDrive users can seamlessly use the digital interactive notebook by following the MS OneDrive step-by-step visual tutorial. This will only take minutes!
Other novel guides with Google Drive option for use in Google Classroom include The Outsiders, Old Yeller, War Horse, Pay it Forward and Freak the Mighty.
Common Core Standards utilized with this unit:
Reading Literature RL.1, RL.2, RL.3, RL.4, RL.5., RL.6, RL.7, RL.8, RL.9, RL.10
Reading Informational RI.1, RI.2, RI.3, RI.4, RI.5., RI.6, RI.7, RI.8, RI.9, RI.10
Writing W.2, W.3, W.4, W.5, W.7, W.8, W.9
Speaking and Listening SL.1A, SL.1B, SL.1C, SL.1D, SL.2, SL.3, SL.4, SL.5, SL.6
Language L.1A, L.1B, L.1C, L.1D, L.1E, L.6.4A, L.6.4B, L.6.4D, L.6.5A, L.6.5B, L.6.5C, L.6.5D
Skills tested include but are not limited to:
point of view
irony (verbal, situational, dramatic)
plot (exposition, conflict, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution)
type of conflict
cause and effect
figurative language (recognizing and explaining)
vocabulary in context
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This unit was revised on 2/15/16 for increased rigor!