A HUGE literature unit for the book, "Mudshark", by Gary Paulsen. The unit includes:
Short Answer Comprehension Questions
Bookmark to record story elements
Short Answer TEST
Chapter Title Chart
My Favorite Books Sheet
What is a Synonym?
Mudshark Report Pre-writing Sheet
LIVE Crawdad Labs (set of 4)
Crawdad Report Pre-Writing
Gerbil and Rat Comparison Venn Diagram
Class Pet Survey Question Sheet
Pros/Cons to Owning a Parrot
Gummy Brain Lab
Parts of a Brain Sheet
What is an Idiom?
Homemade Sidewalk Chalk Recipe
Armadillo Fact File
What is Onomatopoeia?
Observe a Feather Sheet
This is a great book to use in the classroom, especially with reluctant readers!