Do you love chocolate? Then you are sure to enjoy this "sweet" book filled with life lessons for young readers.
Your students will enjoy this novel about a young boy who is obsessed with CHOCOLATE.
Students will read along with each chapter, while completing pages of the novel study booklet that are designed to reflect upon their thinking and reading comprehension.
Booklet pages include:
-identifying character traits
-learning new vocabulary words
-using context clues to replace words with synoyms
-writing friendly letters from a first person point of view
-flow charts with sequence of events
-writing a brief summary
-drawing illustrations based on mental images
-making connections with the characters
-using dialogue to fill in speech bubbles to offer words of wisdom
and much more!
This unit also includes:
-A multiple choice reading comprehension assessment over the entire novel
-"no homework" passes (using the excuse of the chocolate touch)
-A list of extension activities/projects for GT students
-Answer Key for booklet and quiz
This unit may be used in many ways
-small literacy groups
-large literacy groups
***(I recommend this novel study for grades 3-5, but if you have a higher lever second grade class, they could complete the novel study with some assistance.)
May your students be "touched" by this fun and interactive novel study!
May your chocolate melt in your mouth and not in your hands!!!