Printable PDF and digital Google Slides™ versions included for blended learning. Exciting 182-page adventure novel with vocabulary and comprehension activities that address important reading skills. Full unabridged audio book included. Great way to promote reading enjoyment.
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It includes a PDF printable version as well as a Google Slides™ ebook digital version for distancing learning and homeschool. Students will engage in comprehension activities such as cause and effect, inferences, compare and contrast, problem-solving, drawing conclusions, determining story themes, identifying important facts, using context clues, sequencing events, identifying important details, summarizing. Vocabulary for each chapter is provided along with vocabulary activity. Full answer keys and graphic organizers are included. Book interest level is 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade.
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When 13-year-old Brian saw the strange streaks of light dart across the sky and into the mountains near Pineview Lake, he was sure he'd make an amazing find when he visited the family cabin. However, the discovery of a mysterious creature in a cave and a dangerous mountain man with an ax was more than he bargained for. Brian and his younger sister, Becky, must scramble to solve the mystery at Pineview Lake and save their lives before it becomes too late.
This 182-page novel is an exciting page-turner - perfect for those who are reluctant readers whether girls or boys. Author Rick Whitehead weaves together a multi-layered plot full of puzzles and clues with just enough edginess and fright to keep readers on the edges of their seats.
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This is a full novel unit that includes all activities needed for a rich, rewarding, and effective learning experience. This kit includes the following:
• 182-page novel in PDF format
• 182-page novel in ebook Google Slides format
• Full unabridged AUDIO BOOK (15 chapters) in mp3 format - read by the author.
• Information on 50 vocabulary words (PDF & Google Slides)
• Vocabulary Learning Worksheet
• 40 chapter questions covering all 15 chapters (PDF & Google Slides)
• Answer Keys to the comprehension questions
• Book Project Choices list
• Reading Report Form
• Character Traits Graphic Organizer with Example/Answer Key and Traits list (PDF & Google Slides)
• Analyzing Information Graphic Organizer with Example/Answer Key (PDF & Google Slides)
• Story Details Graphic Organizer with Example/Answer Key (PDF & Google Slides)
The novel is appropriate for 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade. The book reading level is 4-5 grade. PDF pages in the packet can be printed either in color or grayscale with good results.
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My class absolutely LOVED this book and we loved listen to it on audio. Fantastic job!!!
This is fabulous!!! Love the audio option!
--- ABOUT THE AUTHOR ---
Rick Whitehead has been a teacher and author for over 30 years in public and private practice. His background includes teaching in public schools, curriculum development, school program design, private mentoring and author of juvenile fiction. He is devoted to helping children learn and grow by providing high-quality resources that are highly motivating and effective even for the most reluctant learners.