The short story "Janette's Winter" can be found online for free! However, here you will find a pre-reading journal prompt, a pre-reading Oregon Trail WebQuest and a pre-reading anticipation guide. Of course, you can use as few or as many as you would like to cater to the needs and learners in your classroom! This unit also includes: A post-reading setting activity where students work with figurative language and imagery, a rubric for the setting activity, a post-reading worksheet with questions about genre, literature terms and plot events from the story. Lastly, this unit includes two post-reading projects and rubrics for further assessment!