This reading plan for the historical novel "Hope's Crossing" by Joan Elizabeth Goodman contains everything you need to begin your guided reading group or novel study. It includes an anticipation guide, concise summaries of assigned readings, vocabulary practice lists, and directions to guide student understanding. The guided emphasizes student thinking while reading. Also included in this guide are the following: Characterization Chart, Vocabulary Strategies Chart, Story Map, Historical Timeline, map of Long Island and 13 colonies, "Let's Debate" worksheet, Summary Bookmarks, Logograph worksheet, and Plot Map outline. All you need to begin are copies of the novel, some sticky notes, and paper to make a Prediction Chart.