This unit file on Tuck Everlasting is full of ready to use activities for each chapter. Each activity is based on a variety of literary topics. There are pre-reading activities as well as a final exam. Some of the chapter activities include: Figurative Language, Foreshadowing, Compare and Contrast, Drawing Conclusions, Visualization, Paradoxes, Conflict, Plot, Sensory Details, Symbolism, Making Connections, Theme, Mood, Character Types, and Character Traits. Many activities explain the literary topic, and then require the students to write and explain their reasoning for their answers. There is also a student guide for the vocabulary words along with a teacher guide that gives each definition. Four assessments are included to monitor vocabulary and comprehension while reading the book. Vocabulary crossword puzzles are included to use for extra practice prior to each quiz. Answer keys are included for the crossword puzzles, quizzes, and final exam and most writing activities have examples of student responses.
All the activities are correlated to the Common Core Standards. Download the preview to view the table of contents of activities along with the documentation of the Common Core Standards. The preview also includes sample activities and answer keys.