One of the most amazing childhood stories: Where the Red Fern Grows... I love this book. After reading it in class as a child, I always thought I wish we could do more than just read it. I wanted to learn more. This is my motivation for this lesson. There are 8 activity ideas in this packet. 1) Math facts - basic, simple, but still important. 2) Six writing prompts or group discussion questions. 3) Nature Scavenger Hunt 4) Geography 5) Compare and Contrast - book and movie 6) Rewrite the ending 7) Rate the book and 8) A Day in the Life...
Use one or all during the course of your reading and afterwards.
Decide if you would like your students to work as individuals, in small groups, or as an entire class.
Use your creativity and make learning FUN!