Loser, by Jerry Spinelli, tells the story of a good hearted boy who is often clueless about how his behaviors are seen by others. It spans his childhood, first through sixth grade. An excellent book for discussion and writing opportunities. The unit includes comprehension questions, writing prompts and vocabulary activities.
This is an 18 page comprehensive reading unit for the novel, Wonder, by R.J. Palacio. It includes comprehension questions as well as pre-and post-writing activities.
This book unit is based on Dr. Seuss' book, The Sneetches. It addresses diversity, equality and tolerance. The unit includes comprehension questions, as well as pre-and post- writing activities.
This book unit is based on Dr. Seuss' book, The Sneetches. It addresses diversity, equality and tolerance. The unit includes comprehension questions, pre- and post-writing activities as well as a rhyming word lesson.
The pages for book unit include: 1 page of background information and suggested activities and discussion topics; a K-W-L activity; a timeline; a writing activity on theme; an activity on idioms and expressions, a compare and contrast character traits activity including Venn Diagram; templates for differentiated activities choices; templates for rubrics; and a crossword puzzle with answer key. A Newbery Honor book. (12 pages) Common Core: ELA: Reading Literature: RL.5.3
An 8 page study unit for Ron Roy's A-Z Mystery, The Absent Author. Includes reading comprehension questions, matrix chart, venn diagram and story map activities, writing prompt. Common Core: ELA: Reading Literature: RL.5.3