This is not simply a series of questions on the book, this unit contains a wide range of learning tasks which support students to make meaning from this high interest book.
This unit includes a guided reading portion and various supplements and mini lessons designed to develop understanding of theme, literary devices, plot, character, setting, comparing and contrasting.
Materials include a range of graphic organizers to guide students in making meaning from the text. Full lesson plans are provided and samples of completed activities.
Designed for students grade 7-9 who may lack motivation for reading. This high interest text and engaging activities target students who are approaching proficiency in their ability to read, comprehend and analyze text.
Grade 7: CCSS.RL7.1, CCSS.RL7.2, CCSS.RL7.3, CCSS.RL7.4, CCSS.RL7.7, CCSS.RL7.9, CCSS.RL7.10,
Grade 8: CCSS.RL8.1, CCSS.RL8.2, CSS.RL8.3, CCSS.RL8.4, CCSS.RL8.7, CCSS.RL8.9, CCSS.RL8.10,
Grade 9/10: CCSS.RL9-10.1, CCSS.RL9-10.2, CCSS.RL9-10.3, CCSS.RL9-10.4, CCSS.RL9-10.10