Lois Lowry's The Giver--Complete Set of Reading Annotations

Grade Levels
Resource Types
Product Rating
3.9
File Type
Word Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
0.02 MB   |   5 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Fight Against SPARKNOTES!

Like most teachers, early on in my career I gave reading quizzes as a means of holding students accountable for their reading assignments. What I found, of course, was that students would turn to Sparknotes and other websites, looking for chapter summaries rather than actually completing their reading assignments. As a result, my quizzes had one of two unintended consequences. I wound up either writing a quiz that encouraged students to take shortcuts, or I made a quiz that was so difficult that it punished students that actually did the work.

My solution to this problem was to start assigning ANNOTATIONS in place of reading quizzes. In short, I give the student a list of details to find and margin notes to write, and the student highlights their book and writes margin notes in each individual chapter.


This is a complete list of Annotations for Lois Lowry's The Giver. The annotation sheets are broken down by chapter sets. Students are asked to underline or highlight relevant details as well as to provide clear critical analysis by providing margin notes directly in the text. This handout contains annotations for every chapter in the novel.
Total Pages
5
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A

Average Ratings

3.8
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
3.8
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
3.9
Total:
3 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$3.00
Digital Download
List Price: $3.50
You Save: $0.50
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 3.9/4.0
 (22 Followers)
$3.00
Digital Download
List Price: $3.50
You Save: $0.50
ADD ONE TO CART
Lois Lowry's The Giver--Complete Set of Reading Annotations
Lois Lowry's The Giver--Complete Set of Reading Annotations
Lois Lowry's The Giver--Complete Set of Reading Annotations
Lois Lowry's The Giver--Complete Set of Reading Annotations