There are five study guides each is named after the unit’s of the book. Each chapter has evidence critical thinking questions that are short answer questions correlated to the Common Core, focus on utilizing evidence to support theme, characterization, tone, and structure with additional vocabulary, and theme questions.
There is an additional theme question for each chapter. This is utilized for students to document evidence that they will later use for their final essay. The essay should pertain to a theme that the students select in the beginning, so they can easily document evidence. If you choose not to have students write an essay, you may delete or disregard that section.
Also included are nonfiction articles to accompany the novel - are all based on cloning. Questions are evidence based (Common Core) as well. A media piece is also included; students may watch the video and write a comparison/contrast paragraph based on the common core technology standards.