The Giver - Novel Study Resource Bundle
All the resources you need to teach an engaging unit using Lois Lowry's The Giver. Chapter summaries, pre-reading activities, discussion / writing questions, vocabulary study, literary analysis, engaging writing tasks, various summative tasks with exemplars, and much more! Save close to 50% with this bundle!
This balanced literacy bundle includes:
The Giver - Chapter Summaries, Pre-Reading Activities, Vocabulary, & Discussion / Writing Questions
This packet includes chapter summaries, pre-reading activities, vocabulary words and definitions, and writing/discussion questions for each chapter of Lois Lowry's The Giver.
The Giver - Extended Response Questions
Ready to print and distribute to students. Extended writing response questions for The Giver - these questions do not simply ask students to recall events but rather to think deeply about the novel and its various elements and features.
The Giver - Vocabulary List, Student Package, Vocabulary Test & Answer Key
This 23 page packet includes:
*** a list of 70 vocabulary words organized by chapter
*** printable student worksheets
*** a complete 3 page vocabulary test based on the listed words with answer key
The Giver - Euphemism - Minilesson
An activity on the use of euphemisms in Lois Lowry's The Giver. Students must decode a number of euphemisms used throughout the story and analyze their role and significance in helping to establish the setting and plot within the novel.
The Giver - Persuasive Writing Task - Travel Brochure
This is a persuasive writing task based on The Giver (primarily after Chapters 1 to 6) that I have used for many years. Students are to create a travel brochure for The Community by using persuasive language and effective visual communication. Click link for more details.
The Giver - An Ambiguous Ending - Worksheet and Questions
The Giver - Summative Task - "Sources of Inspiration"
A unique and creative summative task for a unit on The Giver. Students are introduced to the concept that an author's inspiration can sometimes come for his or her life experiences. Students then must analyze a variety of speeches made by Lois Lowry over the years and attempt to draw parallels between events and experiences within her life to elements of The Giver. Click link for more details.
The Giver - Student Projects / Summative Tasks
The following 16 activities are designed as long-range student projects or summative tasks for a unit based on Lois Lowry's The Giver. Click on link for more details.
The Giver vs. Pleasantville - Compare & Contrast -
EXTRA - Free Resource
A graphic organizer for students to compare Lois Lowry's The Giver to the film Pleasantville.
The Giver - 9 Teaching Activities - EXTRA - Free Resource
A list of potential teaching activities to support the study of Lois Lowry's The Giver.
SAVE NEARLY 50% WITH THIS BUNDLE! 435 pages of resources!
Everything you need to teach an engaging and balanced literacy unit using Lois Lowry's The Giver.
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