Summary of The Knife of Never Letting Go in Fill in the blanks format. This is an 11 page Word document divided into the six parts of the novel.
Students demonstrate their understanding of the plot by completing the cloze test. You could use this to monitor independent reading, to check comprehension, for assessment, or for revision. When complete, it makes a handy revision handout for students.
As a specialist teacher for weaker students, I find this approach a very useful support for those who need scaffolding to help them focus on core plot elements. It's an activity that students really enjoy, as it is not as difficult as writing their own summaries / making notes.
Despite their seeing this as a relatively easy (and satisfying) task, students are actively learning when completing the exercise.
A word bank is provided at the end of each page to assist students. You could redact this to make it more challenging.
The 8 page solution is included.
Download the preview file to get the cloze test and solution for the first few chapters of Part One. Even if you don't purchase this product, it will give you a nice activity with which to begin your study of this great novel.