The Lemonade War: Activities and Projects

Grade Levels
3rd - 6th, Homeschool
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This 47 page activity pack for The Lemonade War, by Jacqueline Davies, contains 19 Common Core-aligned reading response activities. Focus standards include character analysis, theme, plot, figurative language, point of view, and more.

Open ended questions and graphic organizers are easily adaptable for every learner. Perfect for whole class, small group, or even independent study. 

♥Perfect for distance learning. Students can access the digital version from home or school. Teachers and students can easily send this back and forth using Google Drive or Google Classroom! (The minimum that's needed is a free Google account.)

♥Excellent for school OR homeschool. No-prep and so easy for teachers, parents, and students to follow!

♥Eye-catching digital version contains full-color, interactive adaptations of all resources.

♥You're free to use the paper OR digital version; BOTH are included with your purchase!


1) 19 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities 
•Theme Thoughts
•How to Win a Lemonade War
•Cause and Effect
•Characters and Quotes
•Selling Lemonade on a Hot, Summer Day (focus on setting)
•Setting: The Five Senses
•Puzzling Personification
•Similes, Metaphors, and Personification
•One Event: Two Points of View
•Point of View: Evan or Jessie
•Lemonade Stand: Selling Tips
•My Lemonade Stand Brochure
•Main Events
•Character Traits
•Tree Map: Characters
•My Book Cover

2) Anchor Posters
•Setting Anchor Poster and Figurative Language Poster come in both color and black and white
•Complement included activities

3) Culminating Project Options
•10 creative project choices for students to complete after they finish the book

4) Easy planning and Low Prep
•Detailed Table of Contents outlines standard/focus and tells you when to use what
•Common Core Codes included for all activities
•Student Packet Cover for easy organization
•All Answer Keys

5) Instructions for digital Google Drive Version

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NOTE: For the digital version, you will need Internet access and a free Google account. It will work on computers or iPads. (To use it on an iPad, simply have your students download the Google Slides app, available for free on iTunes.) Then, upon purchasing, you will find within this product a secret link to the digital file, along with explicit, easy-to-follow instructions that will get you started in minutes! Students will be highly engaged and freshly invigorated as they type, draw, and diagram directly into the file on their computers or tablets. They can easily share their work with you as they go, all without the hassle of paper, pencil, and copies.


For my complete novel study for The Lemonade War, which includes this product, comprehension by chapter, assessments, and more, click below. BEST VALUE!

The Lemonade War Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests

For other individual components of the complete novel study, click below.

The Lemonade War: Tests, Quizzes, Assessments

The Lemonade War: Comprehension and Vocabulary by chapter

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Total Pages
47 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
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Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6–8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.


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