The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide

The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide
The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide
The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide
The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide
The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide
The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide
The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide
The House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide
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The House of Dies Drear, The by Virginia Hamilton
The House of Dies Drear Teaching Guide is a 59-page teaching resource with two components.

1. Objective Tests
The series of objective tests check for basic story comprehension The quizzes (multiple choice, true/false, yes/no) cover the novel chapter-by-chapter and as a whole book test.

The questions are written to draw attention to plot sequence, cause and effect, character traits and motivation, story clues, and implied meaning. Awareness of the facts is the targeted goal. Students will need to read the material carefully and thoroughly in order for them to score well on these quizzes.

These tests do not require story interpretation nor do they address elements of literature. Instead, they build a strong foundation for progression to the higher level thinking skills.

The pages can also be put to use (in lieu of or in addition to their function as comprehension checks) as whole class discussion guides, small-group reading guides, homework study guides, and conferencing tools. They are reliable progress indicators for independent reading.

Full answer keys are included.

2. Thinking and Writing Prompts
The second section, Something to Think About, Something to Write About addresses the higher level thinking skills of Bloom's Taxonomy. These pages contain open-ended prompts for each chapter and for whole book study. A variety of difficulty levels accommodates the needs of individual students, including gifted.

These items align to numerous CCSS and international standards for ELA.

Download the free preview pages for a closer look.

House of Dies Drear Novel Teaching Guide components may be purchased separately.

House of Dies Drear Objective Tests
House of Dies Drear Objective Tests

House of Dies Drear Thinking and Writing Prompts
House of Dies Drear Thinking and Writing Prompts

House of Dies Drear Whole Book Test
House of Dies Drear Whole Book Test
Total Pages
59 pages
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Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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