This PRINT AND DIGITAL resource is intended to be a 5-day book study of by Judith St. George. However, it can easily be modified and shortened to meet your classroom needs. Choose from 12 pages of reading comprehension questions – use them all or pick and choose! A 3-page book test is also included. Opinion writing is the main skill highlighted throughout this mini-unit. This reading comprehension packet and book test can be used with both editions of the book.
See the preview for a closer look at what’s included.
⭐The digital version includes Google Slides that you can easily assign to students through Google Classroom or by using the share link.
Why does this resource not require a book?
This book is available as a read-aloud with video on the following websites. Due to copyright law, I cannot provide you with the links. Search: on any of the websites below to share the video read-aloud with your students. Many schools have subscriptions to Book Flix and/or Epic Books. If your school does not have a subscription, I suggest doing a quick search on YouTube where you’ll find several read-aloud options.
- Book Flix (requires a subscription)
- Epic Books (requires a subscription)
- Pre-reading survey
- 18 vocabulary words broken down into 6 words for 4 days
- Opinion sentence starters/phrases
- 38 open-ended questions to answer while reading or viewing the book
- Post-Reading Survey
- Writing Prompt
- 30 question book test with multiple choice and open-ended questions
Perfect to use just before Presidents’ Day, with any President Unit, or with the Scott Foresman Reading Basel for 4th Grade.
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