The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects

The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects
The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects
The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects
The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects
The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects
The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects
The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects
The Tale of Despereaux: Activities and Projects
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This activity packet for The Tale of Despereaux, by Kate DiCamillo, contains 50 pages of creative, Common Core aligned resources.

Focus standards include character analysis, theme, opinion writing, plot, figurative language, and more. All activities have the Common Core code listed in the bottom corner, keeping both you and your students focused.

Perfect for whole classes, small groups, or even individuals, this toolbox is brimming full of creative ways for students to practice and then show their mastery of difficult standards.

♥BONUS digital version included, which works with Google Drive and contains eye-catching color versions of all resources.

♥Use the paper OR the digital version; BOTH are included with your purchase!

♥Be sure to view the preview to get a clear idea of what the Google Version entails.

THIS RESOURCE INCLUDES:

1) 15 Reading Response Activities
•Partner Up: Questions and Answers
•Themes and Lessons
•Comic Strip
•Main Events
•Causes and Effects
•Character Flip Book Project
•Character Changes
•Settings and Emotions
•Figurative Language
•Two Points of View
•Book vs. Movie
•My Book Cover
•Reading Strategy: Predictions
•My Book Review
•Journal: Freewriting

2) Culminating Project Choices
•9 project choices for students to complete after they finish the novel
•Includes grading sheet

3) Easy planning and low prep
•Student packet cover for easy organization
•Detailed Table of Contents outlines standard/focus and tells you when to use what

4) Answer keys

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The Tale of Despereaux Novel Study FREE Sample

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NOTE: For the digital version, you will need Internet access and a free Google account, OR Google Classroom. It will work on computers or iPads. (To use it on an iPad without Google Classroom, simply have your students download the Google Slides app, available for free on iTunes.) Then, upon purchasing, you will find on the last three pages of this product a secret link to the digital file, along with explicit, easy-to-follow instructions that will get you started in minutes! Students will be highly engaged and freshly invigorated as they type, draw, and diagram directly into the file on their computers or tablets. They can easily share their work with you as they go, all without the hassle of paper, pencil, and copies.

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The Tale of Despereaux Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests *INCLUDES DIGITAL VERSION*

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The Tale of Despereaux: Comprehension and Vocabulary by chapter *INCLUDES DIGITAL VERSION*

The Tale of Despereaux: Tests, Quizzes, Assessments *INCLUDES DIGITAL VERSION*

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Jennifer Hester
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Total Pages
53 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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