This novel study is made up of five assignments which guide students through the novel,The Day of the Pelican by Katherine Paterson. Created for upper Middle School students this novel study includes fact questions, inference questions, analysis questions and evaluation questions.
The Day of the Pelican is a story of a Kosovo family who are forced to leave their homes and become refugees. Eventually they emigrate to the United States where they are sponsored by a church group. This story follows their journey and helps the reader develop a better understanding of what it is like to be a refugee.