This Novel-Ties study guide accompanies When You Reach Me. As her mother prepares to be a contestant on the 1970s television game show, The $20,000 Pyramid, a twelve-year-old New York City girl tries to make sense of a series of mysterious notes received from an anonymous source that seems to defy the laws of time.
This Novel-Ties guide is a teacher/student literature unit organized in chapter-by-chapter format. There are pre-reading activities, vocabulary activities, comprehension questions, writing activities, literary devices, graphic organizers, cross-curricular connections, and post-reading activities. A summary and answer key are provided for the teacher.
The Novel-Ties study guide for When You Reach Me is great for guided reading, differentiated reading, and literature circles.