The Westing Game menus

The Westing Game menus
The Westing Game menus
The Westing Game menus
The Westing Game menus
The Westing Game menus
The Westing Game menus
The Westing Game menus
The Westing Game menus
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The Westing Game is a 1979 Newbery Medal winning novel by Ellen Raskin. This book centers on the adventures of Sam Westing's sixteen heirs who are mysteriously chosen to live in the Sunset Towers apartment building on the shore of Lake Michigan. They come together to hear the will of the self-made millionaire, Samuel W. Westing. The will takes the form of a puzzle, dividing the sixteen heirs into eight pairs, giving each pair a different set of clues which consist of almost all of the lyrics from "America the Beautiful", and challenging them to solve the mystery of who murdered Sam Westing. As an incentive, each heir is given $10,000 to play the game. Whoever solves the mystery will inherit Sam Westing's 200 million dollar fortune, and his company, Westing Paper Products.

This product includes menu choices organized by groups of chapters (see preview). Most choices are inference questions, as well as short theme-related projects. Menus are a great way to differentiate for the varying needs of your students.

Answers are not provided for questions, as most require opinions or inferences. Answers are provided for a word search and vocabulary exercise.
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17 pages
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