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HATCHET Unit Novel Study - Literature Guide (Print & Digital Included)

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Our Combination Hatchet Unit Teaching Package has 424+ pages and slides of engaging activities (215+ print and 209+ digital Google Drive). Learners will enjoy the rigor and creativity in these standards-aligned resources built from best practices.

NOVEL: HATCHET by Gary Paulsen
LEVEL: 5th - 8th
TOTAL: 424+ combined slides/pages in lesson plan unit
Pacing Guide and Answer Keys included

»»» Digital-only Version »»» Print Version



What is Created for Digital?
··· Our Created for Digital resources take all the trusted, quality instructional tools you know and love and convert them into the digital format you need for your online learners.

Why go Digital?
··· Paperless. No printing.
··· Instant saving ... students work in the file.
··· 1:1
··· Technology Proficiency
··· Works on Chromebooks, Android Tablets, and other devices
··· Engaged students
··· Easy group work
··· Paper trail of revisions for teacher to see

··· Teacher Tutorial - access link and how to use this with your learners
··· Microsoft OneDrive user instructions - a step-by-step visual tutorial. This will only take minutes!
··· All slides can be used over and over again.



* Suggested timeline of how a teacher could plan out the unit.
* Detailed explanations of the goals of each activity and how to conduct the activities in the classroom.

··· Pre-reading Bias Intro Activity
- answer thematic questions to get students thinking about the novel
- 4-digital slide activity
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2

··· Crash Tally Activity
- engage students in trying to figure out how many days it's been since the crash
- 1-digital slide activity
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2

··· Crash Map Activity
- engage students in trying to figure out where Brian's plane crashed down
- 14-digital slide activity
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2

··· Plot Chart Organizer Diagram Arc
- organize the 6 parts of the plot
- 2-digital slide organizer
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2

··· Conflict Graphic Organizer - 6 Types of Conflict
- Students analyze the 6 different types of conflict in stories
- 2-digital slide organizer
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2

··· Characters Organizer
- analyze the main characters using novel quotes
- 4-digital slide organizer
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3

··· Sensory Language Analyzer
- analyze and sort Brian's experiences into the 5 senses
- 1-digital slide organizer
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4

··· Symbols Organizer
- analyze the main settings using novel quotes
- 1-digital slide organizer
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2

··· Figurative Language Instructional Notes
- 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+ digital slides will help you introduce how every many you need to teach your level of learners.
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.7

··· Figurative Language Activity
- They will analyze 51 quotes from the story and determine the figurative device.
- 6-digital slides bundle
- Similes, Metaphors, Idioms, Hyperboles, Personification, Irony, Onomatopoeia, Puns, Analogy
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4

··· Journal - Quickwrite Writing Prompts - PowerPoint
- 1/2 writing assignments to spur much deeper conversational thinking
- 27-digital slides
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.1
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.1

··· 14 Comprehension Pop Quizzes
- a 5-question pop quiz per 1 chapter
* 44-slides of digital quizzes
- 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.
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.10

··· Vocabulary List and Quiz Assessment
- 150 vocabulary words from the story
- five 30-question lists & quizzes
- 20-digital slide bundle includes list of words, quiz, and answer keys
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4

··· Essay and Speech
- 3 response to literature essay options for students to choose from; optional delivery of essay as a speech
- Includes essay topics and speech grading rubrics
- 11-digital slide bundle
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.1

··· Movie vs. Novel Comparison
- 2-digital slide activity
- Learners compare & contrast the movie and novel
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.7

*** 425+ pages / slides total ***

Enjoy Hatchet! And remember, "so much of all this, so much of all living was patience and thinking."


> HATCHET Unit Teaching Package (by Gary Paulsen)

> Crash Map Activity
> PreReading Bias Activity
> Plot Chart Organizer
> Conflict Graphic Organizer - 6 Types of Conflict
> Characters Organizer
> Sensory Language Activity
> Symbols Analyzer
> Journal - Quickwrite Writing Prompts - PowerPoint
> 14 Pop Quizzes Bundle
> Figurative Language Bundle
> Vocabulary Complete Novel (90 words)
> Essay Topics & Grading Rubrics
> Movie vs. Novel Comparison

> HATCHET Unit Teaching Package (by Gary Paulsen)

> Movie Trailer 1990
> Plot Chart Organizer Diagram Arc (by Gary Paulsen)
> Conflict Graphic Organizer - 6 Types of Conflict
> Crash Map Activity (by Gary Paulsen)
> Crash Tally (by Gary Paulsen)
> Characters Organizer (by Gary Paulsen)
> Journal - Quickwrite Writing Prompts - PowerPoint
> 14 Pop Quizzes Bundle (by Gary Paulsen)
> Sensory Analysis (5 Senses)
> Vocabulary Complete Novel (150 words)
> Vocabulary List and Quiz (30 words, chs 1-3)
> Vocabulary List and Quiz (30 words, chs 4-7)
> Vocabulary List and Quiz (30 words, chs 8-12)
> Vocabulary List and Quiz (30 words, chs 13-15)
> Vocabulary List and Quiz (30 words, chs 16-19)
> Figurative Language Analyzer (51 quotes)
> Symbol Analyzer (by Gary Paulsen)
> Essay Topics & Grading Rubrics (by Gary Paulsen)
> Movie vs Novel Comparison


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