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The Whipping Boy Book Unit

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The Whipping Boy Book Unit contains lessons aligned to the Common Core Standards for grades 3 – 5. This comprehensive unit includes vocabulary, comprehension questions, constructive response questions, and lessons on prefixes, suffixes and root words.


You will find the following in this unit plan:


• Vocabulary
o A Short Vocabulary Word of the Day List including pronunciation, definitions, and sample sentences from the text
o Vocabulary Test
o A Long Vocabulary List with Several Words from Each Chapter

• Comprehension
o Comprehension quizzes for each two chapters are included, a total of ten. These quizzes require students to write the answers in sentence format as well as multiple choice questions for main idea are also included.
o Ten constructive response questions aligned with Common Core Standards are included. Each of these contains a graphic organizer to help students plan their responses

• Skills (Affixes)
o Lesson 1 Reviewing Prefixes
o Lesson 2 Introduction of New Prefixes
o Lesson 3 Reviewing Suffixes
o Lesson 4 Introduction of New Suffixes
o Lesson 5 Building Words with Prefixes and Suffixes
o Lesson 6 Writing a Summary with Words Prefixes and Suffixes
o Lesson 7 Evaluating Summaries from Lesson 6 to Create a Group Summary
o Lesson 8 Practice with Prefixes and Suffixes
o Lesson 9 Spinner Game with Prefixes and Suffixes
o Lesson 10 Bulletin Board Activity with Prefixes and Suffixes
o Prefixes and Suffixes Test

• Additional Activities
o Banners
o Swords
o Mocked Stained Glass
o Pomander Ball
o Castle Cake

Answer keys for each practice page are included.

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Total Pages
140
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks

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The Whipping Boy Book Unit
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The Whipping Boy Book Unit
The Whipping Boy Book Unit