Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto

Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto
Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto
Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto
Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto
Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto
Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto
Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto
Novel Study: Pacific Crossing by Gary Soto
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Common Core Standards
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This is an 70+ page Common Core aligned NO PREP novel study for Pacific Crossing, by Gary Soto. 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 27-page student packet is perfect for literature circles or independent work.

Lexile 750

ALL ANSWER KEYS ARE INCLUDED.

Included in this Novel Study Guide:

Introductory and Informational Materials:
▸CCSS Checklists for grades 3 – 5
▸Teacher’s notes with suggestion for vocabulary practice and a list of internet resources
▸Anticipation Guide

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

Student Packet (divided into four sections) featuring:
▸Vocabulary
▸Chapter Questions
▸Focused Questions on Figurative Language and Synonyms/Antonyms
▸Discussion Questions
▸Writing Prompts
▸Student Projects

Skill Building Activities and Worksheets:
▸Character Compare and Contrast Graphic Organizer
▸Theme Graphic Organizer

Activities Included in this Book Study:
▸Crossword Puzzle
Honus & Me Question and Answer Dice Game

Easy to Grade Assessments:
▸Vocabulary Review Quiz (matching)
▸Review Quiz (M/C)

Common Core Standards utilized with this unit:

R.L. 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.6, 3.10
R.L. 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.10
R.L. 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.10
L. 3.4, 3.4a, 3.4d, 3.5, 3.5a
L. 4.4, 4.4a, 4.4c, 4.5, 4.5a, 4.5b, 4.5c
L. 5.4, 5.4a, 5.4c, 5.5, 5.5a, 5.5b, 5.5c


Skills addressed in this book study guide include:
▸define words using a dictionary or context clues
▸identifying figurative language (adage/proverb, allusion, hyperbole, idiom, metaphor, simile, personification) and explain meaning
▸synonyms and antonyms
▸describe setting
▸compare and contrast characters
▸identify theme(s)
▸summarizng

Curriculum or subject area tie-ins or occasions:
▸world cultures
▸foreign exchange students


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Total Pages
70+
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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