Bring your unit on The Giver to a whole new level!
Text-Dependent Questions and Critical Reading skills are used throughout this 24-page Close Read and Journal packet.
• FIVE Close Reading Literature lessons
using text from The Giver and Delirium
• FOUR journal prompts requiring evidence
• TWO Close Reading Informational Text
lessons: o Lowry’s Newbery Acceptance
speech o Novel foreword from the new
edition of The Giver
• Song lyric close reading: “Imagine” by
• Argumentative Essay prompt with rubric
***Also included in The Giver: 5-week Common Core Unit
Created by The House of Roush for use in the middle school classroom.