I looked high and low for an introductory page to give my students and could not find one... so, I created one! Anticipation guides are excellent ways to get students focused on the upcoming novel and novel theme (in this book, you could focus on
At the start of the year, students have the gift of a new start. They can create the person they want to strive to be for the upcoming school year. To start the process, they create a "Brand" to share and display in class. My students loved this
I have created a "faux" timeline Facebook page students can fill in according to the directions included with the lesson. I used this with "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas" but you could use it with any book you choose.