Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk

Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Novel Study: Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
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This is a 150 page Common Core aligned no prep novel study for Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk. This novel study teaching unit has everything that you will need to teach and assess the novel. The table of contents makes finding information quick and easy. The 30+ page student packet is perfect for literature circles or independent work.

“[A] hauntingly beautiful sea song of a historical novel.... As Crow searches for clues to her origins, this soulful book turns into a riveting adventure.” — Scholastic Teacher

ALL ANSWER KEYS ARE INCLUDED.

Included in this Novel Study Guide:

Introductory and Informational Materials:
▸Teacher’s Notes
▸Supplemental Informational Materials on Mooncussers and Captain Kidd
▸CCSS Checklists for grades 5 – 6

Vocabulary Building Materials:
▸Master Vocabulary List
▸Mark My Words Student Vocabulary Bookmark
▸Word Wall Cards
▸Vocabulary and Definition Cards
▸Vocabulary Quiz (answer key included)

Student Packet (divided into 5 sections) featuring:
▸Vocabulary
▸Written Response Questions
▸Focused Questions on Figurative Language and Foreshadowing,
▸Discussion Questions
▸Student Projects

Skill Building Activities and Worksheets:
▸Theme Graphic Organizer
▸Story Mapping Graphic Organizer

Activities Included in this Book Study:
▸Beyond the Bright Sea Question and Answer Dice Game
▸Dive Into the Book Game

Easy to Grade Assessments:
▸ Section Quizzes (5) (M/C)
▸ Vocabulary Quiz (matching)
▸Final Exam (M/C + writing prompts)

Common Core Standards utilized with this unit:
R.L. 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.6, 5.10
R.L. 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.6, 6.10
L. 5.4, 5.4a, 5.4c, 5.5, 5.5a, 5.5b, 5.5c
L. 6.4, 6.4a, 6.4c, 6.4d, 6.5, 6.5a

Skills addressed in this book study guide include:
▸identify and explain figurative language (adage/proverb, idiom, metaphor, simile, personification)
▸understanding literal vs. nonliteral meanings
▸identify setting
▸making inferences
▸describe character traits
▸foreshadowing
▸compare and contrast characters
▸analyze text
▸making predictions using supporting text
▸understanding mood and word choice
▸understanding the role of the setting in a story
▸identify theme
▸point of view
▸story mapping; identify problem and solution
▸summarizing

Curriculum tie-ins or occasions:
▸20th century American history
▸pirates and buried treasure
▸ prejudice


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Total Pages
150 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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