Number the Stars by Lois Lowry is a classic World War II historical fiction novel detailing the struggles of Danish citizens to resist the German Occupation. It is full of themes of sacrifice, bravery and struggle – and it resonates deeply with late elementary and early middle school students.
This resource contains several tools that teachers can use to assess student learning while working through Number the Stars. They include:
Chapter Comprehension Questions: A collection of knowledge level questions broken down by chapter that can be used to assess comprehension during the course of a novel study.
Final Project Ideas – Level E and Level R: Two separate collections of final project ideas that students can select from. Level E projects are designed to challenge high performing students and Level R projects are designed to provide appropriate challenge for students who need extra time and support.
Unit Tests – Level E and Level R: Two separate unit tests that can be given at the end of a novel study to measure student mastery. The Level E unit test is designed to challenge high performing students. The Level R unit test is designed to provide appropriate challenge for students who need extra time and support.
The file that you are purchasing is an editable Word Doc, making it possible to customize the file to meet the needs of your students.