This is a 98 page Powerpoint presentation for approximately 4 weeks of study for The Good Earth. The preview is a random sample of pages from the slideshow. It was used as a Google Slides presentation with embedded timers. If it is converted back to google slides, the timers will work again.
Information covered in this presentation include: noun clauses, word choice, mood, tone, compound and complex sentences, irony, connotation, characterization, structural analysis, and parallel structure.
There are also several supplementary resources included with the slide presentation:
Theme Posters (very useful performance assessment for the end of the novel that can be done individually or as small groups), Word doc
Characterization Activity (useful for any novel study--can be used at any point in the novel study for any character), multiple pages-- PDF & Word
Mini Quizzes (Over 100 questions with keys for every chapter of the novel; these can be used as bell prompts, homework assignments, exit slips, discussion prompts, or quizzes), Word
The Good Earth Reward Coupons (useful for awarding students when they earn points during the mini quizzes or for other tasks), PDF and Word
Uncle character analysis activity, short partner activity that connects character actions to characteristics, graphic organizer, Word
All of the resources are editable.