Shiloh {Novel Study, Reading, & Interactive Movie Packet} - PRINT & DIGTIAL

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3rd - 4th, Homeschool
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This is a terrific resource. I really like the variety of skills and comprehension questions that are included.


Shiloh novel study is a PRINT & DIGITAL resource through GOOGLE SLIDES & EASEL by TPT. This resource is ready for DISTANCE LEARNING.

Shiloh is a heart felt novel about an eleven year old boy named Marty and a young beagle who follows him home. Based on the way the dog walks with its tail between his legs and how he cringes when Marty tries to pet him, Marty suspects that the beagle is being abused. Marty quickly becomes protective over this dog and decides he will do whatever is necessary to protect him.

Included in this novel study are:

Fifteen Pages of Comprehension Questions

Reading & Writing Extension Activities

  • Shiloh Novel Study Packet Cover
  • Tell me a Story - Prediction
  • Fact and Opinion
  • Prepositions
  • Thought Bubbles
  • Setting – Shiloh’s Pen
  • Who Said It? - Quotes
  • Puzzle Boxes – Synonym, Antonym, Sketch
  • Character Report Card
  • Cause and Effect
  • Vocabulary Scramble
  • Adjectives
  • Figurative Language – Dog Metaphors
  • Figurative Language - Similes
  • It Reminds me of – Text Connections
  • Summarization
  • Story Mapping

Interactive Movie Experience

The highlight of the novel is a movie packet where students have the opportunity to compare the book to the movie. Students will complete the following activities:

  • Write, Pair, Share
  • Compare and Contrast
  • Give One to Get One
  • Movie vs. Book
  • Write a Review

Interest Level: Grades 3 - 5

Reading Level: Grade level Equivalent 5.7

Lexile: 890L

Guided Reading: R

This lesson features clipart/fonts from Scrappin Doodles, KB Fonts, KB Konnected Clips, The TLC Shop, and Creative Clips Digital Design.

Happy Learning!

Renee Smalley

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text.
Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., a character’s thoughts, words, or actions).


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