Our Holes Unit Teaching Package has 204+ pages and slides of engaging activities
. Learners will enjoy the rigor and creativity
in these standards-aligned resources built from best practices.
: HOLES by Louis Sachar
: 5th - 9th
: 204 slides/pages in lesson plan unit
Pacing Guide and Answer Keys included
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LITERATURE PLAN CONTENTS:
* 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
- 11-page activity
··· Plot Chart Organizer Diagram Arc
- organize the 6 parts of the plot
- 1-page organizer & suggested answer key
··· Conflict Graphic Organizer - 6 Types of Conflict
- Students analyze the 6 different types of conflict in stories
- 2-page organizer & suggested answer key
··· Characters Organizer
- analyze the main characters using novel quotes
- 4-page organizer
··· Journal - Quickwrite Writing Prompts - PowerPoint
- 1/2 writing assignments to spur much deeper conversational thinking
- 50-question PowerPoint
··· 10 Comprehension Pop Quizzes PowerPoints
- a 5-question pop quiz per 5 chapters
- 22-slide PowerPoint
- 20-pages of Printables
- 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
- 90 vocabulary words from the novel
- three 30-question quizzes
- 12-page Bundle includes list of words, quiz, and answer key
··· 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 58 figures of speech specific to the novel
- 4-page worksheet
- Similes, Metaphors, Idioms, Hyperboles, Analogies, Personification, Onomatopoeia, Puns, Irony
··· Symbols Analyzer
- analyze 6 key symbols / motifs specific to the novel
- 1-page organizer
··· 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
- 6-page bundle
··· Movie vs. Novel Comparison
- 2-page Worksheet
- Students compare & contrast the movie and novel
*** 204 pages / slides total in lesson plan unit ***
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