I am a Nationally Board Certified Teacher with a master's in reading and literacy and an Educational Specialist Degree in Curriculum, Instruction, and Professional Development. This product a complete lesson plan bundle for the novel Sophia's War. It includes all the lessons, journal prompts, assessments, and activities for teaching the entire cross-curricular novel, except for the supplemental materials that are full books which you can easily get from the library. The supplemental materials are listed and the excerpts from the books are listed. The focus of this lesson plan bundle is on higher or thinking skills. My students regularly score higher on reading and writing tests regardless of the format of the tests. This lesson plan will take them through the reading, writing, and thinking processes during this novel study.