This Novel-Ties study guide accompanies Out of the Dust. In a series of poems, Billie Jo relates the hardships of living on a farm in Oklahoma during the Depression.
This Novel-Ties guide is a teacher /student literature unit organized in chapter-by-chapter format. There are pre-reading activities, vocabulary activities, comprehension questions, writing activities, literary devices, graphic organizers, cross-curricular connections, and post-reading activities. A summary and answer key are provided for the teacher.
The Novel-Ties study guide for Out of the Dust is great for guided reading, differentiated reading, and literature circles.