The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}

The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}
The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}
The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}
The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}
The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}
The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}
The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}
The Magician's Elephant {Novel Study, Story Cube, & Word Wall}
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The Magician’s Elephant is a captivating tale about a ten year old boy named Peter, a fortuneteller, a magician, and an elephant. This is a story about believing in the unexpected and the power of hope.

This unit contains 20 pages of comprehension questions, a vocabulary word wall, and the highlight of the packet is creating a story cube book project. Students will have a blast completing six extension activities and then constructing the story cube. The story cube is a great project to display during open house or any day of the year!

Interest Level: Grades 3-5
Reading Level: Grade Equivalent 4.5
Lexile Measure: 730L

20 Pages of Comprehension Questions

Story Cube Book Project
*Cause and Effect
*Symbolic Representation of Novel
*Most Memorable Scene
*Create a Slogan – Writing Prompt
*Novel Theme
*Story Sequence – Important Events

Vocabulary Word Wall
Kate DiCamillo is known for her amazing use of figurative language and also for incorporating challenging vocabulary words into her novels. As a result, 40 vocabulary cards have been included to help support your students’ understanding of perplexing words found throughout the novel. Examples included are:
*Virtuoso
*Denizens
*Diatribe
*Fillip
*Portentous

Happy Learning!

Renee Smalley

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