The Chocolate Touch Novel Study

The Chocolate Touch Novel Study
The Chocolate Touch Novel Study
The Chocolate Touch Novel Study
The Chocolate Touch Novel Study
The Chocolate Touch Novel Study
The Chocolate Touch Novel Study
The Chocolate Touch Novel Study
The Chocolate Touch Novel Study
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The Chocolate Touch novel study is Common Core aligned, easy prep and differentiated with lots of rigorous and fun close reading and vocabulary graphic organizers and worksheets, plus a vocabulary game! This is a wonderful novel for teaching theme and lesson, and for comparing it to the myth of King Midas and the Golden Touch.

Please click the Preview button to see lots of example pages of this novel study which includes 42 student work pages plus teacher pages and answer keys.

Reading level Lexile – 770, Guided Reading Level “N.”

Summary: The Chocolate Touch is based on the Greek myth about the greedy King Midas whose touch turned everything to gold. The main character in The Chocolate Touch, John Midas, and King Midas both learn a valuable lesson from the consequences of their greed.

This novel study is organized into the following easy to use packets:

Teacher Packet
• Novel Summary
• Novel Study Overview
• Rubric
• Daily Progress Checklist
• Directions for Preparation and Teaching

Student Packets:
Before Reading
• Personalized cover for student novel study packets
• Preview questions to create interest
During Reading
• Reading Log
• Cast of Characters
• Name the Chapters (main Idea)
Story Vocabulary - 36 words
• Worksheets include context clues, definition, sentence writing

Story Understanding - 24 questions including:
• What’s Happening? - comprehension check of story details
• Digging Deeper – critical thinking questions
After Reading
• Connect It (cause and effect)
• Compare It (two similar stories)
• Quote It (inferring meaning)
• Think About It (critical thinking writing response)
• Map It (story map)
• Report It (character study)
• Learn from It (theme and lesson of the story)
• Identify It (Who, What, Where, When, Why - story details)
• Plot It (rising and falling action, climax, resolution)
• Visualize It ( illustration a descriptive passage using story details)
• Research It (learning about chocolate)

Vocabulary Activities Packet:
Vocabulary game page
36 vocabulary word cards
36 definition cards

Answer Key Packet

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