A Critical and Creative Thinking Approach to Tuck Everlasting.
Tuck Everlasting is a 48-page novel study guide. The novel study is chunked into nine sections. There are pre-reading activities and culminating activities.
Each of the nine sections contains:
a. Student comprehension questions on a literal, inferential and evaluative level. The focus is on the higher level thinking questions.
b. Most sections contain a vocabulary activity and an activity on literary devices. There is also a literary device dictionary included.
c. Some of the sections contain a tie in to the visual and dramatic arts or technology. There is a student sample movie included.
d. There are also creative writing opportunities (in the form of scripts, role plays or narratives).
e. All sections contain extensive answer keys (or rubric) along with comprehensive teacher directions.
This Tuck Everlasting novel study guide is designed to complete within a 2-3 week period (depending on your pacing). This study is designed to accommodate a whole class study approach or a literature circle approach. This novel study is perfect for the diversity of learners in your classroom. This unit is completely aligned with Common Core Standards. No prep is required.