Island of the Blue Dolphins Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: island-of-the-blue-dolphins-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781553198772
Release Date: 2007-02-01
Number of pages: 57
Author: Marie-Helen Goyetche
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online Island of the Blue Dolphins Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: The classic, Island of the Blue Dolphins is based on the true story of a woman marooned on San Nicholas Island during the early 1800s. Karana, her family and her people are living on the island when the Aleuts (Russians) arrive to hunt the sea otters. The Aleuts kill the natives leaving Karana and her brother Ramo stranded on the island. Soon after wild dogs kill Ramo, and Karana is left to struggle on her own. For eighteen years she lives to survive the weather, the animals, the Aleuts and the loneliness. This story is about a strong and courageous woman who proved that with determination, nothing is insurmountable. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


Sing Down the Moon Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: sing-down-the-moon-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781771673754
Release Date: 2015-02-24
Number of pages: 57
Author: Michelle Jensen
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online Sing Down the Moon Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: Sing Down the Moon is a Newbery Honor winning story told through the perspective of a young Navaho girl. Fourteen-year-old Bright Morning takes her family's sheep to graze one spring day. While tending to the flock, she is captured by Spanish Slavers and sold into service. Fortunately, she is able to escape and return home. Unfortunately, her home is promptly taken from her as her tribe is forced out of their canyon in Arizona and relocated to Fort Sumner in New Mexico. The long walk of the Navaho people is described through the eyes of Bright Morning, who sees the migration as the end of her people. Sing Down the Moon is a powerful story about slavery, migration and tradition. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


Hatchet Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: hatchet-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781553198871
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Number of pages: 57
Author: Sarah Joubert
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online Hatchet Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: Hatchet is a Newbery Honor winning story about a boy surviving a plane crash in the Canadian wilderness. Miles off course, Brian must wait out the search for him while surviving in the harsh environment. With nothing but a hatchet his mother gave him, Brian soon discovers his greatest tool for survival is himself. A bear, porcupine, moose and even tornado threaten to hinder Brian’s attempt at survival; however, he manages to make a shelter for himself, weapons, and finally a fire. With these tools, Brian must hunt and gather food and water in order to stay alive while he waits for a rescue plane to find him. Hatchet is the story of one boy’s survival and the journey he takes to becoming a man. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


Hoot Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: hoot-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781553198864
Release Date: 2009-09-01
Number of pages: 57
Author: Nat Reed
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online Hoot Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: Hoot is the delightful story of Roy Eberhardt, who finds himself in the unenviable position of being the new boy at his school. Roy’s trouble-filled life, however, takes a turn for the better when he encounters a peculiar “running boy” who answers only to “Mullet Fingers”. The two boys save a colony of burrowing owls from being disrupted at a local construction site. Along the way they learn many life lessons as they deal with many challenges. Roy and Mullet Fingers gather help in their quest from some of the most unexpected sources and finally uncover the truth about how Mother Paula is attempting to circumvent the law in having their restaurant built on that particular site. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


Tuck Everlasting Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: tuck-everlasting-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781771679510
Release Date: 2016-11-30
Number of pages: 55
Author: Lisa Renaud
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online Tuck Everlasting Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: Tuck Everlasting tells the story of a young girl and a family who proves the downside to immortality. Winnie Foster wants to run away from home. One day, she meets a boy named Jesse Tuck drinking from a spring on her family's property. He warns her never to drink the water. His mother and brother take Winnie away with them to explain their story. Winnie learns that the Tuck family drank from the spring on their way to town only to discover that the water is magical and renders the drinker immortal. Meanwhile, a mysterious man is hunting down the Tuck family, in hopes of finding their secret. With their secret soon to be unleashed, the Tuck family must run off, leaving Winnie behind. Winnie is then met with the decision whether she should drink from the spring and become immortal herself. Tuck Everlasting is a story of secrecy and immortality. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


Bridge to Terabithia Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: bridge-to-terabithia-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781553198697
Release Date: 2007-02-01
Number of pages: 57
Author: Marie-Helen Goyetche
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online Bridge to Terabithia Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: A Dramatic and fascinating story of friendship! Jesse Aarons a fourth grader loves to run; once the fastest and best runner at Lark Creek Elementary School in Virginia, until he was challenged by a girl, Leslie Burke! Leslie and her parents were new to this community and they soon became best friends; their relationship was a strong one. Then, Leslie gets a great idea to create Terabithia, a secret place in the woods only for themselves. One day, while Jess is not there, Leslie tries to cross the bridge to Terebithia but she falls in and drowns. When Jesse finds out he is devastated. Soon after the Burke family moves away but he believes that she has taught him something. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


The Phantom Tollbooth Norton Juster

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ISBN: 9781771673969
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Number of pages: 57
Author: Rosella Westcott
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online The Phantom Tollbooth Norton Juster in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: The Phantom Tollbooth is a story of imagination and wonder. Milo is a very bored little boy. One day, he receives a make-believe tollbooth. When he goes through it, he is sent to a magical world. There, he meets Tock the watchdog. The pair make their way to Dictionopolis, one of the country's two capitals. Here they meet King Azaz, who sends them on a journey to Digitopolis, where the Mathemagician is holding the two princesses—Rhyme and Reason—in the Castle in the Air. On their journey, Milo and Tock meet many different people and places, all with their own adventures. The Phantom Tollbooth is a fun story about one boy's strong imagination and sense of adventure. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


The Sign of the Beaver Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: the-sign-of-the-beaver-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781553198758
Release Date: 2007-03-01
Number of pages: 57
Author: Nat Reed
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online The Sign of the Beaver Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: A STORY of wilderness survival in 18th Century Maine about a young boy who is caught between two worlds. Shortly after Matt and his father finish building a cabin on their new settlement, Matt finds himself alone in the Maine wilderness with his nearest neighbor several miles away. With his father returning to civilization to get their family, Matt’s adventures begin. Matt is stung nearly to death by a swarm of bees, but manages to survive with the help of two local Natives, Attean and his grandfather, Saknis. As the summer progresses, the two boys have a number of adventures together, including killing an angry bear. In autumn, Matt is rejoined with his parents just after the snow flies. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


Summer of the Swans Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: summer-of-the-swans-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781553198833
Release Date: 2008-09-01
Number of pages: 57
Author: Nat Reed
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online Summer of the Swans Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB In this State Standards-aligned Literature Kit™, we divide the novel by chapters or sections and feature reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. In every chapter, we include Before You Read and After You Read questions. The Before You Read activities prepare students for reading by setting a purpose for reading. They stimulate background knowledge and experience, and guide students to make connections between what they know and what they will learn. The After You Read activities check students' comprehension and extend their learning. Students are asked to give thoughtful consideration of the text through creative and evaluative short-answer questions and journal prompts. Also included are writing tasks, graphic organizers, comprehension quiz, test prep, word search, and crossword to further develop students' critical thinking and writing skills, and analysis of the text. About the Novel: A classic coming of age story of fourteen year old, Sara, who lives in a small town in West Virginia. This Newbery Medal winner story centers on Sara and her troubled relationship with her remote father, her perfect older sister, and Joe Melby, a boy from school. All of these problems are quickly placed on the backburner when Charlie, her mentally disabled brother, wanders out of the house in the middle of the night and goes missing. While resolving this serious crisis, Sara discovers a great deal of herself, and when she and Joe find Charlie safe and sound, she comes to grips with the knowledge that she is comfortable with who she is and who she is becoming. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.


My Side of the Mountain Literature Kit Gr 5 6

Filename: my-side-of-the-mountain-literature-kit-gr-5-6.pdf
ISBN: 9781773449975
Release Date: 2017-07-20
Number of pages: 55
Author: Chad Ibbotson
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online My Side of the Mountain Literature Kit Gr 5 6 in PDF and EPUB Discover the loneliness that comes with a solitary and independent life. The quizzes and activity pages make this resource accessible for all students. Students choose their own animal to become their faithful companion, much like Frightful is to Sam. Elaborate on Sam's realization that he is low in vitamin C by researching other vitamins and explaining what they provide to the human body. Test comprehension with multiple choice questions that ask about how Sam spends Christmas on the mountain. Predict how long it will be before Sam sees his father again. Identify the different relationships Sam makes with both animals and other people during his time in the Catskill Mountains. Aligned to your State Standards, additional crossword, word search, comprehension quiz and answer key are also included. About the Novel: My Side of the Mountain follows one boy's journey into the wilderness and the most unlikely realization he finds there. Sam Gribley is an adolescent boy who lives in a small New York City apartment with eight brothers and sisters. He hates feeling trapped and dreams of living in the wide open space that only the wilderness can provide. He decides then to run away to his grandfather's abandoned farm in the Catskill Mountains. On the way, Sam recounts how he survives a snowstorm and befriends a falcon and weasel. He learns many skills from people he meets on his journey that will help him to survive his independent lifestyle. However, Sam finds his solitude more lonesome than he thought, and soon yearns for human interaction. This coming-of-age story follows the mental and physical growth of a young boy as he discovers who he really is.


Island of the Blue Dolphins

Filename: island-of-the-blue-dolphins.pdf
ISBN: 9780547488899
Release Date: 2010-02-08
Number of pages: 192
Author: Scott O'Dell
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online Island of the Blue Dolphins in PDF and EPUB Far off the coast of California looms a harsh rock known as the island of San Nicholas. Dolphins flash in the blue waters around it, sea otter play in the vast kep beds, and sea elephants loll on the stony beaches. Here, in the early 1800s, according to history, an Indian girl spent eighteen years alone, and this beautifully written novel is her story. It is a romantic adventure filled with drama and heartache, for not only was mere subsistence on so desolate a spot a near miracle, but Karana had to contend with the ferocious pack of wild dogs that had killed her younger brother, constantly guard against the Aleutian sea otter hunters, and maintain a precarious food supply. More than this, it is an adventure of the spirit that will haunt the reader long after the book has been put down. Karana's quiet courage, her Indian self-reliance and acceptance of fate, transform what to many would have been a devastating ordeal into an uplifting experience. From loneliness and terror come strength and serenity in this Newbery Medal-winning classic. In celebration of the book's 50th anniversary, this edition has an introduction by Lois Lowry, Newbery Medal-winning author of The Giver and Number the Stars.


The One in the Middle Is the Green Kangaroo Literature Kit Gr 1 2

Filename: the-one-in-the-middle-is-the-green-kangaroo-literature-kit-gr-1-2.pdf
ISBN: 9781771679657
Release Date: 2017-05-31
Number of pages: 55
Author: Lisa Renaud
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online The One in the Middle Is the Green Kangaroo Literature Kit Gr 1 2 in PDF and EPUB Find out what it's like to be the middle child and what it means to be able to stand out and feel special. Students gain a deeper understanding of their own mind to visualize what makes them unique. Sort words from the story as short a or long a vowels. Complete quotes from the story with their missing quotation marks. Recognize whether Freddy practiced for his part before or after he showed how well he could jump. Students draw their own interpretation of Freddy's costume for the play, and explain how it fits and some of its important details. Brainstorm things that would make a good play and things that would make a bad play. Students compare themselves to Freddy in a Venn Diagram graphic organizer. Aligned to your State Standards and written to Bloom's Taxonomy, additional crossword, word search, comprehension quiz and answer key are also included. About the Novel: Freddy Dissel feels trapped between an older brother and younger sister. As the middle child, he feels neglected by everyone around him. He lost his room to his younger sister, and now shares with his older brother. He doesn't get new clothes of his own, but instead wears his brother's hand-me-downs. He is too young to play with his older brother, but too old to play with his younger sister. One day, Freddy learns of a school play and decides to try out for it. The only problem being, it's only for the fifth and sixth graders. But that doesn't stop Freddy. He lands a special part as the green kangaroo. Now Freddy can shine out front, no longer stuck in the middle.


The Latest and Best of TESS

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ISBN: 0916087158
Release Date: 1991
Number of pages: 438
Author:
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

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A Guide for Using Island of the Blue Dolphins in the Classroom

Filename: a-guide-for-using-island-of-the-blue-dolphins-in-the-classroom.pdf
ISBN: PSU:000049310931
Release Date: 1992
Number of pages: 48
Author: Philip Denny
Publisher:

Download and read online A Guide for Using Island of the Blue Dolphins in the Classroom in PDF and EPUB Offers a literature unit based on the popular story of a young Native American girl who spends eighteen years alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California.


Fr ndel Kit de Literatura Gr 3 4

Filename: fr-ndel-kit-de-literatura-gr-3-4.pdf
ISBN: 9781773449982
Release Date: 2017-08-18
Number of pages: 57
Author: Staci Marck
Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

Download and read online Fr ndel Kit de Literatura Gr 3 4 in PDF and EPUB Hacer aprendiendo acerca de palabras divertidas de nuevo con un cuento inteligente acerca de un niño que inventa una nueva palabra para el diccionario. Nuestro recurso está listo, ahorrándote tiempo al preparar un plan de lección para esta novela. Establezca un propósito para la lectura estableciendo qué palabras del vocabulario los estudiantes no están familiarizados con. Muestre su comprensión de la novela con preguntas de opción múltiple. En un aviso de la revista, utilice sus habilidades de pensamiento crítico para predecir qué carrera Nick tendrá cuando crezca. Entienda la diferencia entre símiles y metáforas escribiendo su propia tarea de escritura. Comparta su parte favorita de la historia dibujando una tira de dibujos animados. Alineado a sus Estándares Estatales y escrito a la Taxonomía de Bloom, crucigrama adicional, búsqueda de palabras, preguntas de comprensión y clave de respuestas también están incluidos. Acerca de la Novela: Fríndel es la historia de un ingenioso plan de innovación para diseñar su propia palabra para el diccionario. Nick Allen, de diez años de edad, tiene fama de desarrollar planes ingeniosos que distraen a los maestros. Por primera vez en la historia, sus diversiones no logran crear los resultados deseados en la clase de artes de lenguaje del quinto grado de la señora Granger. En lugar de distraerla, termina con una asignación extra y una presentación oral sobre cómo se agregan nuevas entradas al diccionario. Sorprendentemente, la tarea aburrida lleva a la idea más inteligente de Nick, sin embargo, cuando decide crear su propia nueva palabra-fríndel. Nick recluta a cinco compañeros para apoyar sus esfuerzos en cambiar el nombre de la pluma al fríndel. Su insistencia en referirse a las plumas como fríndels causa una conmoción importante cuando la señora Granger la pasión por el vocabulario y el estricto énfasis en el uso correcto del lenguaje resultan en una batalla de voluntades que amenaza con interrumpir toda la escuela. Su guerra de palabras se extiende más allá de la escuela dando lugar a castigos después de la escuela, una visita a casa del director, la publicidad nacional, las oportunidades económicas para los empresarios locales, y, eventualmente, la inclusión en el diccionario.