This is a lit log (for a novel study/literature circle) for Stella by Starlight a historical fiction by Sharon Draper. The main focus skill is to use chapter titles to write brief summaries. Other focus skills are using the text (to describe setting, to describe a character, to make a comment, to make a personal response, to make a connection, to clarify something, and to ask a question) and determining the meaning of words. The main themes of this fiction are: segregation and integration, the Great Depression, prejudice and tolerance, and experiences.
novel GLE: 4.8
novel interest level: 4th-7th grade; ages 9-13
a lit log by MrsDsEducationalTools