Synopsis: What was it really like to be a pirate? Did people actually walk the plank? What kind of weapons did pirates use?
Find out the answers to these questions and more when you read Magic Tree House Research Guide Pirates.
The first key is learning and understanding the use of new vocabulary. In this novel study, children will practice writing, spelling, and using new words that are used in the novel. The second key is reading comprehension. Young readers concentrate so hard on reading the new words that they often forget what the story is actually about. The questions in this novel study will ensure that the student will return to the story to pull out information from the plot. This provides the opportunity for the child to remember the joy of reading a good story.
The third key is writing. The provided writing tasks apply the concepts learned through the first two types of activities. The learner will use the new vocabulary words and respond to questions about the story in complete thoughts. In the last writing piece, students are asks to complete a creative writing activity that relates to the story's themes.
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