Complete 5-Week Unit for teaching The Giver. Can be made in to a 6-Week Unit if extension activities (included!) are used and class time is given for certain projects. No work, everything is done for you! Fully common core aligned.
Includes all of The Giver products listed by The House of Roush along with a few items that can only be found in this product. Two lessons require the use of videos that are FREE but must be ordered through izit.org.
Unit Contents Include:
* Planning Template with complete calendar and pacing guide (unique to this product)
* 9 Giver-specific concept worksheets with answer keys (two of them are unique to this product)
* 2 editable powerpoints to use with worksheets with links to videos (unique to this product)
* 2 Vocabulary Worksheets (Mastering Academic Vocabulary The Easy Way Series 2) with answer keys
* 4 Word Study (selected vs. assigned, love, freedom, and ignorance) activities/worksheets with answer keys
* Common Core Journals and Close Reads (24 pages, utilizes text-dependent questions and critical thinking skills)
* Newspaper Project handout and Utopian Society Brochure (closure project options)
* Giver movie comparison sheet (unique to this product)
* BONUS: Character Web activities with activity directions, can be used with ANY unit but works great with closure movies such as Pleasantville and The Truman Show
Created by The House of Roush for use in the middle school classroom.