The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford has a unique pace and style and is different from many current novels; it is a thrill to watch students get involved in the incredible journey with the animals.
This Incredible Journey novel unit includes several ongoing activities that students complete throughout the reading, a variety of graphic organizers, and comprehension questions that require students to identify textual evidence.
CCSS (6th grade)
Discussion Topic Suggestions
Incredible Journal Point of View Writing Activity (use with foldable booklet, link to directions provided)
Vocabulary List for each chapter
Inference Reading Comprehension Questions (1 per chapter)
Picture Caption Prediction Activity (1 sample chapter response included)
Canadian Setting Mini Research Activity
Animal Behavior Mini Research Activity
Reading Comprehension Test
**Teacher notes, answer keys, and student samples included**
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