Looking for an award-winning book that will keep the attention of your 4th, 5th, and 6th graders? Then Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing Hahn is the perfect book for your class. Your students will enjoy solving the mystery.
Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing Hahn: A Book Study Unit has everything you need for a complete unit with vocabulary and comprehension activities and assessments.
This book study includes:
*A teacher's page with objectives, descriptions of each activity, and a list of online resources
*A synopsis of Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing Hahn
*A 9-page Oral Reading and Discussion Guide with chapter summaries and discussion questions
*A glossary with 20 vocabulary words and definitions
*A crossword puzzle matching vocabulary words with definitions
*A word search containing the 20 vocabulary words plus ten more words from the story.
*A vocabulary worksheet using the 20 vocabulary words in sentence context.
*A vocabulary test with twenty questions matching words with definitions and twenty questions using words in sentence context.
*Identifying plot structure worksheet
*Verbal and dramatic irony worksheet
*Comprehension worksheet on locating the details with 33 questions
*Sequencing of events worksheet
*Comprehension test with 15 multiple-choice, two open response, and three sequencing questions
*Answer Keys for all items.
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