Where the Red Fern Grows Novel Study

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Amelia Capotosta
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Amelia Capotosta


A no-prep novel study for Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls! Ignite a passion for reading in girls and boys in your classroom with this comprehensive novel study pack! Filled with 200 pages of hands-on activities that your students will enjoy!



This 200 page unit is a complete and engaging study of the book, broken into 5 parts for an easy 5 week lesson plan. It correlates with the CCSS standards for grades 3rd to 6th.

Each section includes:

  • Chapter vocabulary
  • Chapter comprehension questions
  • Standard aligned activities for all Reading Literature standards
  • Reading Informational standard connections
  • Hands-on projects
  • Weekly assessments
  • and much much more!

You and your students will dive into this book with these no-prep activities, and use these higher-level comprehension resources to challenge even the most reluctant readers!

I have made working through this novel smooth and fun for you and your students! Typically this novel takes around 5 weeks to get through, and I have included everything you need and more. You can pick and choose what works for you and your students, and create a lasting unit that your students will always remember!

Download the preview to see a sample of what is included!



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As always, please let me know if you have any questions or I can help you in any way! Enjoy watching your readers grow and learn as you work through this classic and amazing literature! :)


Total Pages
201 pages
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
1 month
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