This huge 85 page package of Touching Spirit Bear Novel Study resources contains everything you need to complete an engaging Novel Study on Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen. This Touching Spirit Bear Literature Guide requires very little teacher prep – simply print and teach!
Perfect for your upcoming Touching Spirit Bear unit, this package contains Touching Spirit Bear comprehension questions, answer keys, activities, graphic organizers, projects, and more!
This resource package contains the following:
Main Character Graphic Organizers: Graphic Organizers for each of the main characters in the novel, to help review key features using text evidence.
Comprehension Questions: Detailed comprehension questions for all chapters. A detailed answer key is also included!
Reading Strategy Based Questions: A full set of reading strategy based questions is included. These have no correct answer, but allow students to think deeply about the text. Students focus on making connections, visualizing, inferring, determining importance, analyzing, summarizing, evaluating, predicting, and questioning.
Vocabulary Words and Activities: A full set of vocabulary words, organized into chapter groups, as well as two different vocabulary based graphic organizers to use with them.
Peter and Cole Compare and Contrast: A Venn Diagram style graphic organizer, comparing and contrasting the different characters
Going Through Their Head: Two graphic organizers for students to imagine themselves as a Cole at the start and end of the novel. Students illustrate and describe what was going through his head.
Touching Spirit Bear Graphic Organizer Set: A variety of different graphic organizers, for use with the novel. Different creative organizers to practice point of view, summarizing, questioning, making connections, finding key events using text evidence, visualizing, and more are included! These can be used at any point in the novel, and are great for differentiated instruction, extra practice, or extension activities!
Elements of Literature Notes: A page of information on Plot, Character Types, Conflict, and Setting. A blank template for students to fill in is also included.
Elements of Literature in the Novel: A graphic organizer for students to fill in examples of Plot, Setting, Character Types, and Conflict found in the novel.
Final Project –Touching Spirit Bear Mini Book: All materials needed to create a Mini Book Final Project. To complete this project, students must reflect back on everything they have learned throughout the unit. Detailed instructions
Spirit Bear and Cole Compare and Contrast: A Venn Diagram style graphic organizer, comparing and contrasting the different characters