Kavik the Wolf Dog by Walt Morey is a complete novel unit that students love. Kavik the Wolf Dog delivers excitement and a great lesson about courage and the meaning of home in a low prep novel resource with unique activity options.
This Kavik novel unit includes several ongoing activities that students complete throughout the reading, a variety of graphic organizers, small research/non-fiction tasks, and comprehension questions that require students to identify textual evidence.
The product is a zipped file with two secure PDF files. The download includes a student PDF with all student activity pages that teachers can print as a novel study packet for reading groups. The second PDF has the teacher notes, answer keys, book test, etc.
CCSS (6th grade)
Vocabulary List for each chapter
Reading Comprehension Questions
Picture Caption Activity
Alaska Setting Activity compare/contrast
Types of Conflict
Animal Behavior Mini Research Activity
Map Kavik's Journey
The Theme of Home
Reading Comprehension Test
Name Writing Activity
**Answer keys, teacher notes, and student samples included for all activity pages and handouts except the vocabulary lists**
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