Rescue Josh McGuire by Ben Mikaelsen Novel Study
The questions are aligned with the Common Core reading standards for Key Ideas and Details as well as Craft and Structure.
It can be used as a book club packet where students fill in their ideas as they read and then they can come together to discuss the text with others reading the same book. The questions are a mix of within the text questions, where students think about the key events happening in the text, and about and beyond the text questions that are high level text analysis questions.
I created and used this novel study for a sixth grade book club, but it can be used for a fourth or fifth grade group depending on if the level of the book is relevant for your students.
*INCLUDES ANSWER KEY