This book is PERFECT for the month of December! Written at a high Lexile level, 1170, and containing rich vocabulary, it delights students and keeps them engaged in those crazy weeks before Christmas!
This literature unit is based on my use of the book for the last couple of years and includes: characterization, setting exploration, vocabulary, critical thinking, analysis, and a strong focus on theme.
The book can be found on my Gifted and Giggles page for FREE as it is part of the public domain.
Includes 27 pages of:
Lesson Plan ideas
Questions for all chapters
Vocabulary for three major sections