The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare
The Sign of the Beaver Prereading/Vocabulary/Short Answer Questions is a 29- page resource for teaching Elizabeth George Speare's 1984 Newbery Honor Book with three different components.
The PREREADING items include a research/trivia activity, group discussion ideas, individual research topics and a bulletin board idea.
The VOCABULARY portion is composed of an alphabetized list of all the words chosen for study and convenient book-order word lists with definitions and page numbers. The reproducible dictionary activities, designed for use BEFORE reading, cover the book in chapter sequence. Other word usage activities may be put to use as pre or post reading assignments.
The chapter-by-chapter SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS are suitable for home-assigned reading guides, small group or whole class assignments, conferencing tools, or individual assessment. The questions are FACTUAL. They DO NOT REQUIRE STORY OR LITERARY INTREPRETATION.
Packet comes with full answer keys, including short answer questions.
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