Do your students LOVE Rump? (Well, who doesn't?) They will be equally enchanted, if not more so, with Jack! "Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk" by Liesl Shurtliff tells the story of Jack, who seeks his own greatness and destiny while also searching for his father, who has been captured by hungry giants! This story of family, friendship, bravery, and greatness will have even the most reluctant readers turning pages quickly!
This novel study includes a set of vocabulary and text-dependent questions for each chapter of this novel, pre-reading and post-reading journal entries, and a theme analysis page to help students connect to the ideas in this story. The teacher key includes pre-reading discussion questions / anticipatory questions to ask students before they read each chapter (an optional teaching strategy), as well as very detailed responses with text-citations, teaching ideas and hints, multiple answer possibilities for open-ended questions, a novel study skill recording sheet, and a list of standards per chapter, so you are always on top of your teaching game!
Perfect for guided reading, literature circles, independent reading, as question suggestions for read alouds / whole class instruction, and even homework!
Check out this novel study for another Liesl Shurtliff novel, Rump!
Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin