This novel study guide offers a wealth of activities for students reading the novel Lyddie by Katherine Paterson. Included are:
- teaching suggestions
- possible response journal questions
- a rubric for assessing journals
- vocabulary for every chapter
- comprehension questions for every chapter
10 Creative Writing task cards
10 Word Work task cards
10 Elements of the Novel task cards
10 Grammar task cards
10 Research task cards
The activities allow for differentiation among students so that whatever the level of reading, they can all be actively engaged.
Research topics refer to slavery, the Underground Railroad, the Industrial Revolution and change in women's work over time.
The activities are aligned with provincial and state curriculum standards for writing, language, reading (literature) and speaking and listening.