This novel study is for the book "The One in the Middle is a Green Kangaroo. This book is a 2nd grade book (on an independent level), but could be used for younger grades in guided reading, or as a whole group. Upper grades could also benefit from this book study for struggling readers, or to work on reading strategies!
This novel unit includes the following things:
*Comprehension Quizzes for Chapters 1, 2, 3, and 4
*Answer Key for quizzes
*Making Predictions page
*Student Booklet that contains 6 half-pages (title page, chapter 1 reading response (main idea and detail), Chapter 2 reading response (questioning), Chapter 3 reading response (Cause/Effect), Chapter 4 reading response (character change), Plot (Beginning, Middle, End)
*16 vocabulary word cards
*Sequencing Craftivity- making a filmstrip
*Kangaroo Writing Craftivity- Make a green kangaroo (patterns included) with 2 writing prompt pages
*Word Hunt (Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives)
*Sorting Sentences (periods, questions, exclamations)
*Venn Diagram (Text-to-Self)
*Letter writing- letter page included, address labels, stamps
This unit got an updated look in January 2016!