This is a partial teaching unit for the novel The Giver by Lois Lowry. This unit includes Ch. 1-3. New common core standards are addressed on each page of this unit, and it has been developed to be very teacher friendly. Copy the pages and you are ready. This product includes
· Reading Response Questions for each section of the test. Students can respond in a reading notebook or a starter at the beginning of the class. These questions are meant to help student read more deeply and make connections.
· Vocabulary words and a vocabulary worksheet – worksheets teach a variety of common core skills such as use of a thesaurus and context clues.
· Literature activities to help students develop understanding of concepts such as theme, and static and dynamic characters. These are user friendly and guide students to an understanding of the concept.
· A quiz for each section that contains multiple choice as well as extended response questions that assess common core skills.