Ice Dogs smart file is meant to accompany the comprehension questions and vocabulary packet that I created for the book. It includes a book trailer at the beginning and also links where you can show survival techniques.
Skills for test for 4th grade:
cardinal and intermediate directions
difference between compass roses and map scales
what latitude and longitude is an how to use latitude and longitude to locate a place on a map
where the prime meridian and equator
Students use this reading log daily to record book, author, genre, page start, page finish, etc. Great to use to make sure students are reading consistently and not changing books constantly. Also great to use at parent teacher conferences.