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Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests

Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
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This 146 page novel study for Matilda by Roald Dahl contains comprehension for every two chapters, along with everything else you need to teach Common Core standards through a mystical story.

This study is laid out for you in a way that pushes students to not only become better readers and writers, but to also gain a deep understanding of major Common Core standards. You will find this unit easy to use, with very little prep needed.

Focus standards include Point of View, Character Analysis, Figurative Language, Plot, and Theme. All activities have Common Core codes listed on the bottom to show alignment and to keep you focused. Perfect for whole group, small group, or independent study.

UPDATE!

♥BONUS digital version included, which works with Google Drive and contains eye-catching color versions of all resources.

♥Use the paper version or the digital version; BOTH are included with your purchase!

THIS RESOURCE INCLUDES:

1) Student Chapter Work
•Every two chapters contains the following four parts.
→Quickwrite-Encourages freewriting and relates the text to the student.
→Vocabulary-introduces 3 new words for every 2 chapters.
→True/False, Multiple Choice, or Sequencing-1 set in each section.
→Comprehension and Analysis-3 short answer questions.

2) Five Anchor Posters:
•Complement included activities
•Use for direct instruction and then display
→Point of View
→Character Analysis
→Figurative Language
→Plot
→Theme

3) 31 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities
•One Event, Three Points of View (3 versions)
•Mystery Thoughts
•Dear Diary
•Character Analysis Wheel
•Character Interactions
•Character Responses
•Stand Off! (focus on opposing points of view)
•Compare and Contrast: Characters
•You vs. Character
•Figurative Language: Similes (2 versions)
•Figurative Language
•Idioms
•Personification
•Setting: Using Imagery
•Main Events
•Cause and Effect
•Comic Strip (focus on plot)
•A Growing Problem
•Tower of Terror (focus on conflict)
•Obstacles
•My Book Cover
•Book vs. Movie
•My Book Review
•Author's Biography
•Extra! Extra! Read all About it!
•Who Said It? (focus on Point of View)
•Character Cards (focus on Character Analysis)
•My Figurative Language Acrostic Poem (focus on Figurative Language)
•Umbrella Themes (focus on Theme)

4) Assessments
•Three included, each containing the following.
→Vocabulary Matching
→Comprehension multiple choice
→Comprehension and Analysis short answer

5) Vocabulary Focus
•Three challenge words chosen for every two chapters
•Complete Vocabulary Lists come with and without definitions
•Vocabulary Reviews provided for each section of the book
•Full-color Word Wall Cards
•Vocabulary Flashcards

6) Culminating Project Choices
•10 creative choices for the end of the novel

7) Student Bookmarks
•Two-sided bookmarks contain art and memorable quotes
•Reference tool for students

8) Easy Planning and Low Prep
•Unit Maps and Tables of Contents for each section
•Teacher instructions
•Student Packet Covers

9) All Answer keys included

♥Be sure to download and view my detailed preview for a closer look at this product!♥

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NOTE: For the digital version, you will need Internet access and a free Google account. It will work on computers or iPads. (To use it on an iPad, simply have your students download the Google Slides app, available for free on iTunes.) Then, upon purchasing, you will receive a secret link to the digital file, along with explicit, easy-to-follow instructions that will get you started in minutes! Students will be highly engaged and freshly invigorated as they type, draw, and diagram directly into the file on their computers or tablets. They can easily share their work with you as they go, all without the hassle of paper, pencil, and copies.

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Save 15% by purchasing this novel study in a bundle!

Roald Dahl Novel Study Growing Bundle

This novel study is the best value for your money, as it saves you 15%. However, you may click here to access the individual components within this novel study. Please note that all listings below ARE included in this product; however, the Google Version is NOT included in the following listings.

Matilda: Comprehension and Vocabulary by chapter

Matilda: Reading Response Activities and Projects

Matilda: Tests, Quizzes, Assessments

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Jennifer Hester
~Nothing but Class~
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