Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit

Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit
Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit
Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit
Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit
Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit
Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit
Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit
Sign of the Beaver Novel Study Unit
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Common Core Standards
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2 MB|55 pages
Product Description

This novel unit for The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare can save you hours of prep for your literature circles or book clubs. Daily comprehension practice requires students to focus on text analysis and responding to literature, and the vocabulary focus builds word knowledge and academic vocabulary.

This no fluff The Sign of the Beaver novel study engages students, but it doesn't overwhelm your readers with countless chapter questions that just require them to regurgitate the text.

Standards-aligned & perfect for novel studies, small group book clubs or lit circles, independent reading, or as a way to monitor and teach during read alouds.

Benefits of Trifolds over Traditional Novel Units:

❑ Foldable format provides novelty and encourages student engagement

❑ Daily comprehension focus builds reading comprehension skills vs. plot recall

❑ Less overwhelming to reluctant readers and writers

❑ Requires deep analysis and application of text-based knowledge

❑ Encourages discussion about skills & strategies

Skills Addressed:

✔ Context Clues

✔ Cause & Effect

✔ Point of View

✔ Character Traits & Change over Time

✔ Text Analysis

✔ Main Idea & Summarizing

✔ and more!

Product Contents

• Instructional planning guide

• 4 paper-saving novel study trifolds - up to 20 instructional days

• 4 weekly word of the day flip books for text-based vocabulary

• Cut & paste comprehension prompts for interactive journals

• Easy-to follow directions for printing and prep

• Trifold answer keys

Get this title for $6 when you select The Sign of the Beaver novel study as a part of aBuild Your Own Trifold Novel Study Bundle.


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Total Pages
55 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 month
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