This product includes 25 thoughtful reading response journal prompts that connect readers to the events, characters, and theme of The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman. Each chapter has at least one prompt related to it. Also included is a template for a journal page that can be easily copied and assembled into student journals. Connect with your students personally and evaluate their comprehension of the story with this novel study writing activity! Printing instructions are included.
This activity is part of a larger novel study
that is also available at my store. The Common Core aligned unit is 78 pages and includes this reading response journal, as well as spelling and vocabulary activities; quizzes with keys for all chapters; comprehension and discussion questions with a key for all chapters; and creative, cross-curricular activities and response projects.
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These products from the unit are also for sale individually:
Spelling and Vocabulary Activities
Comprehension and Discussion Questions
Reading Activities and Response Projects
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