Three thought provoking activities based on Part 1 of the novel by Patrick Ness.
1. Cloze activity - Two page summary of the plot in "fill in the blanks" format, with word bank on each page to support students.
This is a fun way to get students to focus on the key plot elements.
2. Events ordering activity - Students are presented with the main action from this part of the novel, and they are asked to re-order events in the correct sequence. This is a single page activity.
3. Crossword puzzle with 21 clues based on this part of the novel. This is a fun activity, with enough detail in each of the clues to ensure that while working on it, students are still learning.
These activities are designed to test and promote students' learning of the plot. They could be used as in-class assignments, homework or for revision.
The answers to each of three activities are included.
The preview file contains the first few paragraphs of the cloze test and the solution to the crossword puzzle.
NOTE: All activities are based on Part 1 of the novel - the first six chapters.