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

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This 139 page literature unit for The Lemonade War, by Jacqueline Davies, contains comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative Common Core-aligned reading response activities, comprehension assessments, and much more!

You will find this guide teacher and student friendly. It contains a wide variety of question types, along with open-ended graphic organizers and unique activities, all carefully crafted for this particular story.

Focus standards include figurative language, setting, character analysis, theme, and plot.

This complete unit requires very little preparation on your part. Included is a map that lays everything out for you. Perfect for whole class, small group, or independent study!


1) Student Packet:
•Each section covers 1-2 chapters and contains the following 6 parts.
→True/False, Sequencing, and/or Multiple Choice questions
→Standards Focus activity
→3 short answer comprehension and analysis questions
→Vocabulary practice
→Creative "Beyond" activity

2) 15 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities that are novel-specific:
•Theme Thoughts
•How to Win a Lemonade War
•Cause and Effect
•Characters and Quotes
•Selling Lemonade on a Hot, Summer Day
•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

3) 4 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities that can be used with any text:
•Main Events
•Character Traits
•Tree Map: Characters
•My Book Cover

4) 2 Anchor Posters:
•About Setting
•About Figurative Language
•Color and black/white

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

6) Vocabulary Lists:
•Comes with and without definitions
•Organized by chapter and page number

7) Vocabulary Review Packet:
•Includes practice with definitions, synonyms, antonyms, and context clues

8) Assessments:
•Test vocabulary and comprehension
•Chapters 1-7
•Chapters 8-14

9) Student Cover pages:
•Use as dividers or covers

10) Student Bookmarks:
•Highlight plot, characters, setting
•Contain memorable quotes and art

11) Easy planning and organization:
•Unit map
•Table of Contents
•Teacher instructions

12) Answer keys

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→Please note that MANY resources are included in this study. This is so that teachers may pick and choose what they want to use, since no two classrooms are alike. This is also so that teachers may differentiate for different groups within their classrooms. If you do not wish to purchase the entire big unit with everything included, please check out some of the links below for smaller portions of this complete novel study.

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The Lemonade War Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabula
The Lemonade War Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabula
The Lemonade War Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabula
The Lemonade War Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabula
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