Matilda: Reading Response Activities and Projects

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3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
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This 73 page activity packet for Matilda by Roald Dahl contains a wide variety of Common Core-aligned reading response activities. Focuses include character analysis, figurative language, plot, theme, point of view, and more.

All activities have the Common Core code listed in the bottom corner, providing focus. Graphic organizers are easily adapted for every learner. Creative projects and tasks will keep your students engaged.

Perfect for whole group, small group, or independent study.

This product includes:

1) 4 Anchor Posters, in b/w or color:
-Point of View
-Character Analysis
-Figurative Language
-Story Elements (Plot and Theme)

2) 25 Common Core aligned 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
-Snapshot
-Book vs. Movie
-My Book Review
-Author's Biography
-Extra! Extra! Read all About it!

3) 4 Projects/Team Tasks:
-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) Culminating Project Choices:
-10 creative choices for the end of the novel

5) Answer keys

6) Tables of Contents for easy planning and navigation

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Jennifer Hester
~Nothing but Class~
Total Pages
76
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 Month

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Matilda: Reading Response Activities and Projects
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Matilda: Reading Response Activities and Projects
Matilda: Reading Response Activities and Projects
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