This packet includes easy to use reproducible worksheets for the novel unit, Wringer, written by Jerry Spinelli. Each worksheet covers one section of the novel, approximately 30 pages in length.
These reproducibles provide the students with a purpose while they reading, increasing their comprehension of the novel's elements. The unit focuses on enriching vocabulary, increasing understanding of story elements, and developing figurative language skills. Lessons include:
*Sequence of events
*Analyzing Setting - Physical Description, Sensory Images
*Characterization - Actions, Words, Others' Reactions,
Common Core Anchor Standards met with this novel unit are…
Key Ideas and Details:
Craft and Structure:
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas:
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity:
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