After receiving an explanation of what proper nouns are, students enter 20 characters' names into the puzzle grid based on the number of letters each clue has and how it fits with the words around it. A great spelling workout!
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• Bookmarks Plus: THERE’S A GIRL IN MY HAMMERLOCK—Handy Reading Aid! Helps students keep track of main characters and provides definitions for new words—and so much more! A lot of helpful information at students’ fingertips--and no more dog-eared pages!
• THERE’S A GIRL IN MY HAMMERLOCK: 10 Word Merge Puzzles—One “Word” Becomes Two! Two-word phrases from the story are merged into one “word.” Students decipher the phrase. Harder than it sounds, but a good spelling workout!
• THERE’S A GIRL IN MY HAMMERLOCK: Fill-In Puzzle, 20 clues—Fun! Students enter common words, in this case proper nouns, from the story into the puzzle grid, based on the number of letters in the word. This puzzle is not as challenging as the 45-word puzzle, but it’s still a lot of fun!
• THERE’S A GIRL IN MY HAMMERLOCK: Reading-for-Detail Crossword—Unique! Clues are details from the story. A great way to assess students’ reading-for-detail skills and a fun review for objective tests!
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