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This is a 33 page novel study response book for School Days According to Humphrey by Betty G. Birney. This print-and-go resource provides everything you need for a complete novel study unit in which students are reading the text closely, monitoring their understanding, diving into key vocabulary, and using graphic organizers along with text evidence to deepen comprehension.
Each chapter in the novel study unit contains the following:
Vocabulary 4-Square (definition, picture, synonyms, antonyms)
Squares for students to capture their thinking and reactions as they read
Figure of Speech 4-Square (definition, picture, text example, own example)
Comprehension Question (some with graphic organizers, some without)
This novel study unit also contains a final comprehension question requiring the reader to consider the novel as a whole and a personal response sheet.
This is a no-frills, copy-and-go resource for guided reading groups or literature circles. It scaffolds student thinking while allowing for differing responses and spurring conversation.
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