Poisonwood Bible Full Unit

Poisonwood Bible Full Unit
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This resource includes 6 main parts:

There is a 6-week fully editable unit plan calendar to help plan your unit.

1. Pre-reading resource

-Barbara Kingsolver Introduction

*Fully editable

2. Discussion Questions

Study guide questions are divided up by sections (approximately 20 pages). Most all 223 questions reference direct quotes or passages from the novel and reference specific page numbers. The question stems connect to understanding content, literary analysis prompts, and reference figurative language strategies.

*Page numbers reflect both soft and hard cover editions.

Questions reflect close reading for the following skills: figurative language, imagery, diction, details, and syntax.

  • There is a Fallacies of Logic Powerpoint included to help students learn common strategies.

Questions are fully editable and designed to be used in small or large group discussion.

*Fully editable

3. Activities: This section includes several supplemental resources you can use to augment discussion questions:

-Congo History 101 Powerpoint

-Link to ant videos on YouTube

-Establishing a sense of place

-"She's a Christ Figure" worksheet

-Socratic Circle Directions

-Rhetorical analysis practice

2 extra credit ideas

4. Journals: There are 10 journal prompts that can be used with flexibility throughout the unit.

*Fully editable

5. Unit Test

There is a short and long answer essay test. There is also a test review sheet.

6. Paper/Project

There are two sample essay assignments that can be used for this unit. One is an academic thematic essay and the other is a multi-source research persuasive essay. There is a persuasive rubric included.

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78 pages
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