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Hoot Book Unit

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6th, 7th, 8th
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Hoot Book Unit contains lessons aligned to the Common Core Standards for grades 6 – 8. This comprehensive unit includes vocabulary, comprehension questions, constructive response questions, and a unit on persuasive writing aligned to Common Core.

Vocabulary
o Vocabulary including definitions and sample sentences from the text
o Vocabulary Test

Comprehension – Eleven comprehension quizzes (one for each two chapters of the book) are included containing:
o multiple choice questions which require students to recall details from the chapters
o multiple choice higher level thinking questions such as sequencing, main idea, plot development, summary, drawing conclusions, inference, predicting, theme, understanding vocabulary, interpreting literary devices, etc.
o Each chapter contains at least one constructive response question. Most of these contain a graphic organizer to help students organize and plan a response.

Activities to Do with the Book
o Research Projects
o Food Suggestions
o Discussion

Persuasive Writing Unit
Lesson 1 – Prewriting Activity
Lesson 2 – Recognizing Persuasive Devices
Lesson 3 – Evaluating the Prewriting Activity
Lesson 4 – Organization and Note Taking
Lesson 5 – Creating a Thesis Statement
Lesson 6 – Organization and Outlining
Lesson 7 – Using Transition Words
Lesson 8 – Writing a Persuasive Essay
Lesson 9 – Evaluating a Persuasive Essay



Answer keys for each practice page are included.

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Additional FREE resources for this unit may be found at my website.

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Included with this book unit is the username and password to all the interactive quizzes for this book online.

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Total Pages
180
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Teaching Duration
1 Month

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