This unit is designed to be used with a small group, book club, or whole class shared reading of Sid Fleischman's Newberry Medal book The Whipping Boy. It meets many Common Core Standards, fourth grade are listed below, as it was written originally for a fourth grade classroom. There is a before, during and after reading activities and questions based specifically on the text. It also includes a nonfiction and art activity tie in. Vocabulary is also given for each set of chapters. This unit provides pages for 1-2 weeks worth of comprehension activities. The character map designed to go with this unit is at the end.
Meets the following 4th grade common core standards specifically
4.RL.1 4.RL.3 4.RL.4 4.RL.10 4.RIT.1
as well as many other grades and areas.