The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Skene Catling is a fun, low prep novel study for students that is CCSS aligned. Students easily relate to the setting and the main character’s love of chocolate in the book! This Chocolate Touch novel study provides a wide range of reading activities. Pick and choose the ones that suit your class needs.
The Chocolate Touch novel unit also provides a great opportunity to incorporate a science unit on nutrition and reinforce grammar lessons related to adjectives.
Common Core Standards (3rd grade)
Vocabulary and Reading Comprehension Questions for each chapter
Daily Food Plan Chart (compare John's eating habits to your students' eating habits)
Teacher Character Description
Create a Food Tray for John
Story Plot Map
Compare/Contrast to King Midas and the Golden Touch (a version of the King Midas story included)
Reading Comprehension Test
**Teacher notes, answer keys, and student samples included**
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