Ginger Pye is the classic story of a dog, the children who love him, and the mystery that ensues when he disappears on Thanksgiving Day. In reading and discussing this text, students will explore major and minor story conflicts, how to piece clues together to solve a mystery, and how characters express various character traits throughout a story.
This literature guide includes:
• 16 Reader Response menus that incorporate questions related to figurative language, comprehension, inference, and analysis.
• 4 final essay prompts,
• 6 final writing project prompts.
This literature guide is written for 5th grade Common Core State Standards, but could be used with grades 4-6.