TOM SAWYER RETOLD! is a whole learning packet resource. Since The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer is in words now relatively hard to understand by so many students, this learning packet begins with Tom Sawyer Retold In Brief With Easy English which is a reading section retelling the famous story in easily understood English. (Note also that this resource includes some Spanish parts to help any Spanish speaking ESL/ELL students in Spanish too.) After the reading component comes:
Tom Sawyer Summary – similar to the retelling but without the use of dialog or any photos, it’s also in non-Castellian Spanish such as most Spanish ELLs know in the U.S.;
Study Material For True-False Test;
True-False Test And Its Answers Key;
A 20 Questions Fill-In Test For Tom Sawyer;
About The Author Mark Twain Himself – in English and Spanish;
#1. Twelve Questions WH* Test About Mark Twain with Answers Key;
*WH=Who, What, When, Where
#2. Twelve Questions WH Test About Mark Twain with Answers Key;
#3. Twelve Questions WH Test About Mark Twain with Answers Key;
#1. Ten Points True-False Test On Mark Twain with Answers Key;
#2. Ten Points True-False Test On Mark Twain with Answers Key;
Handy Links Regarding The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer And Mark Twain useful for further study or reports;
1A. Tom Sawyer Fun Bilingual Word Search; 2A. Tom Sawyer Fun Bilingual Word Search;
1A-LIT. Word Search For Some Common Core And Literature Elements;
Answers Key For 1A-LIT; 1B-LIT. Word Search For Some Common Core And Literature Elements; Answers Key For 1B-LIT;
1B-LIT. Word Search For Some Tom Sawyer Common Core And Literature Elements;
Numbers Cryptogram Game For Some Tom Sawyer Common Core And Literature Elements;
Extra Notes Of Interest;
Tom Sawyer-Connected Clip Art;
Certificate Of Completion which many students find motivating and parents like to see as tangible proof their kids are doing things and learning;
How To Teach The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer In Line With CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.1-10 (Amalgamation of grade levels)
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