Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}

Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}
Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}
Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}
Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}
Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}
Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}
Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}
Sideways Stories from Wayside School {Novel Study and Writing Project}
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Sideways Stories from Wayside School is a hilarious novel about a school that was supposed to be one story tall with thirty classrooms. However, the builder made a mistake and built the school thirty stories high with each story only containing one classroom. Consequently, everything about Wayside School is topsy-turvy.

Interest Level: Third through Fifth Grade
Lexile Framework: 460L
Grade Level Equivalent: 4.9
Guided Reading Level: P

This lesson features clipart/fonts from Lettering Delights and Scrappin Doodles and includes thirty two printables focusing on comprehension questions and reading skills.

In addition, an emphasis is placed on the writing process. Each student will create a character and new chapter for the novel. Included in this novel study are:

Comprehension Questions – 15 pages total
Tell me a Story – Novel Prediction
Wayside Characters – What Makes this Character Unique
The Thirtieth Story – Five W’s Chart
Knowledge is Valuable – Reading Strategy: Making Connections
Maurica Flavored Ice Cream – Main Idea and Details
My Ice Cream – Writing Prompt
The Nineteenth Story – Reading Strategy: Summarize
Smiling Faces - Personification
Mosquito Bites – Reading Strategy: Wondering
The Most Beautiful Teeth – Syntax and Semantics
Raincoats and Rats – Reading Strategy: Visualizing
Ten Adorable Toes – Reading Strategy: Inferring
Disclaimer – There is no Nineteenth Floor
She Doesn't Like You – Action Verbs
Fatso, Butterfingers, & Crabapple – Reading Strategy: Synthesizing
Turtles & a Pencil – Character Comparison
Eat a Frog – Double Entry Journal
Nancy & Mac – Wayside School Cluster
A Mustache of Many Colors – Cinquain Poem

Create a New Character and Chapter - Writing Project

*{Brainstorming Boxes} Setting, Unique Quirks, and Character Name - story planning page
*We all Need Friends - identify supporting characters
*{Brainstorming Boxes} Beginning, Middle, & End - plot graphic organizer
*Create a Character - illustrate main character and pinpoint character traits
*{Brainstorming Boxes} My Chapter Summary
*Design a New Cover Page - template for student book cover
*Writing Paper - five styles

This novel is included in a bundle called Sideways Stories from Wayside School, Matilda, Number the Stars, & More. This 217 page bundle includes four novels sold at an incredible discount.

Renee Smalley

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