This unit includes 7 different files with over 20 pages of activities for the short story Rikki Tikki Tavi! All activities are Common Core aligned, and allow for differentiation for different levels of learners. Included are:
1. Building Background powerpoint with external links to video clips, selection vocabulary, and a vocabulary quiz.
2. A close reading guide that students can use either during reading, or after reading, in which they respond to standards-aligned questions and must cite text evidence to support their answers. *Includes a key
3. Plot Chart with events that can be used as a formative assessment quiz or assignment. *Includes a key
4. Summary Template with sentence starters
5. Storyboard for students to sketch the important events
6. Jane Schaffer Essay Outline
7. Jane Schaffer writing prompt, thesis sentence starter, and sample thesis