Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Novel Study Unit
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Product Description
This novel study for Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing, by Judy Blume, contains 106 pages of resources, including comprehension, vocabulary, standards-aligned activities, assessments, and more!

You will find that this study's layout is student-friendly, and that the questions and activities are easily adaptable to every learner. All activities have the standard listed in the bottom corner, keeping both you and your students focused.

This is a well-rounded, no-prep novel study that will engage your students and sharpen their reading skills. Great for whole class, small group, or even independent study.

♥BONUS digital version included, which works with Google Drive and contains eye-catching color versions of all resources.

♥Use the paper OR the digital version; BOTH are included with your purchase!

♥Be sure to view the preview to get a clear idea of what the Google Version entails.


1) Chapter Packet
•Each section covers one or two chapters and contains the following 6 parts.
→Quickwrite: Warms up student brains before reading; a free-writing activity.
→1 set of True/False, Sequencing, and/or Multiple Choice questions.
→Standards Focus: an activity focused on Reading Literature standards.
→Comprehension and Analysis: 3 short answer questions.
→Vocabulary: Practice with 3 new words for each section of reading.
→Beyond: Creative activity that might include art, brainstorming, or writing.

2) 24 Reading Response Activities
•Reading Highlights
•Comic Strip
•Cause and Effect
•Character Traits
•Figurative Language
•Write about the Character
•Dear Diary
•One Event: Three Points of View
•My Most Important Day
•Mystery Thoughts
•My Book Cover
•Extra! Extra! Read all about it!
•Character Responses
•Character Analysis Wheel
•Character Interactions
•Compare and Contrast: Characters
•Theme Thoughts
•Figurative Language Anchor Poster
•Figurative Language Find
•Reading Strategy: Preview Walk
•Reading Strategy: Predictions
•Word Predictions
•My Book Review

3) Culminating Project Choices
•10 project choices for students to complete after they finish the novel

4) Complete Vocabulary List
•Organized by chapter
•Comes with and without definitions and page numbers
•Three words chosen per chapter

5) Vocabulary Review Packet
•Includes practice with definitions, synonyms, antonyms, and context clues

6) Vocabulary Word Wall Cards
•Full color with illustration
•Each card has illustration, part of speech, and definition
•Use for display, direct instruction, and vocabulary practice

7) Vocabulary Flash cards
•Contains words on the front and definitions on the back
•Black-line printables

8) Student Bookmarks
•Use as references for plot, characters, and setting
•Attractive, full-color art

9) Student Packet Covers
•One each for chapter packet, vocabulary packet, and activity packet, and assessment packet

10) Easy planning
•Unit map tells you when to use what
•Table of Contents
•Teacher instructions

11) Assessments
•Test on comprehension and vocabulary
•Variety of question types
•Comprehension Assessment #1: Chapters 1-8
•Comprehension Assessment #2: Chapters 9-15
•Vocabulary Final Assessment

12) Answer keys

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NOTE: For the digital version, you will need Internet access and a free Google account, OR Google Classroom. It will work on computers or iPads. (To use it on an iPad without Google Classroom, simply have your students download the Google Slides app, available for free on iTunes.) Then, upon purchasing, you will find within this product a secret link to the digital file (please look at the last three pages of the PDF, just before the Terms of Use), along with explicit, easy-to-follow instructions that will get you started in minutes! Students will be highly engaged and freshly invigorated as they type, draw, and diagram directly into the file on their computers or tablets. They can easily share their work with you as they go, all without the hassle of paper, pencil, and copies.

This novel study is the best value for your money. However, individual parts of this novel study are also available for separate purchase. To view them, click the links below. Please note that the following listings ARE INCLUDED in this complete novel study. Also, please note that only SOME of the following listings include the digital version.

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing: Comprehension and Vocabulary by chapter *INCLUDES DIGITAL VERSION*

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing: Reading Response Activities and Projects

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing: Tests, Quizzes, Assessments

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Total Pages
110 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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