Use this interactive pre-reading form in order for students to start thinking about the novel. Students will be asked to write their reaction to the different aspects of the novel as they take a "book tour." Students will also be asked to read
Use this "cluster" activity in order to prepare students for the reading of the novel, The Lightning Thief. Students will use clusters of words in order to make predictions for what the novel will be about.
Try a different take on book reports. This book report form has students use some deeper thinking skills. I have my students fill out two of these each quarter. As I explain to my students, this is an accountability grade to make sure they are
Students will watch a PREZI using the link provided in the directions. As students watch the PREZI, they will fill out the corresponding handout. This will give students prior knowledge about life in the 1960's which is when the novel takes place.
This web can be used to record researched information about MLK. You can have students fill in the web as they research online or for younger students, you can have them fill it in as you read a picture book about MLK. The possibilities are endless!