This is a mini-guide (a two-week literature study) for the books titled The Well and The Friendship, by Mildred D. Taylor. The Well relates a story from the childhood of David Logan, Cassie's* father. The Friendship tells the story of the relationship between a black man and a white man.
*Readers discover Cassie Logan and her family is books titled Song of the Trees and Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry.
The mini-guide contains vocabulary exercises, discussion questions, reading activities, life application/Bible connections, and an answer key.
This is an interactive guide that enables parents/teachers to facilitate an oral discussion of the book, but it only provides space for one student to complete the fill-in-the-blank activities. If you are interested in using the guide with more than one student, check out the options:
1) Reproducibles (they contain all of the fill-in-the-blank activities):
Mini-Guide for Middlers: The Well and The Friendship Reproducibles
a. When you purchase one set of reproducibles, you have permission to make a copy for each of your students.
b. An Answer Key is not provided for the reproducibles; the answers for the activities on the sheets are found at the end of the mini-guide.
2) Workbook format: The guide is now available in workbook format. Note that the content of the guide in workbook format and in interactive format is the same; the only difference is spacing:
Mini-Guide for Middlers: The Well and The Friendship Workbook
The mini-guide was designed for homeschoolers and is used in co-ops and schools. For more information about Mini-Guides, check the mini-guide page of the CNS website:
Mini-Guides by Christian Novel Studies
Mini-Guide for Middlers: The Well and The Friendship Interactive
by Christian Novel Studies
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