The Bad Beginning Novel Study Unit

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This novel study for A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Bad Beginning, by Lemony Snicket, contains 113 pages of resources, including comprehension and vocabulary by chapter, reading response activities, assessments, and more.

Focus standards include figurative language, setting, character analysis, plot, and point of view.

No-prep, predictable, and extremely user-friendly, this literature guide is perfect for whole class, small group, or independent study. 

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♥Included BONUS digital version works with Google Drive and contains eye-catching, color, interactive versions of all resources.

♥Use the paper OR digital version; BOTH are included with your purchase!

THIS RESOURCE INCLUDES:

1) Student Chapter Work
•Every section covers 1-2 chapters and contains the following four parts.
→Quickwrite-Encourages freewriting and relates the text to the student.
→Vocabulary-introduces 3 new words for every section.
→True/False, Multiple Choice, and/or Sequencing questions.
Comprehension and Analysis-3 written response questions.

2) 22 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities 
•Comic Strip
•Obstacles
•Cause and Effect
•Character Traits
•Character Interactions
•Character Responses
•You vs. Character
•Round or Flat? (Characters)
•Round Character Analysis: Violet
•Round Character Analysis: Klaus
•Figurative Language
•Similes
•Idioms
•Figurative Language Find
•Write about the Character
•Setting: The Five Senses
•Settings and Emotions
•Setting: Using Imagery
•The Bad Beginning: The Movie
Reading Strategy: Predictions
Word Predictions
My Book Review

3) Vocabulary Focus
•Vocabulary Lists that come with and without definitions
•Three challenge words chosen for you from every 1-2 chapters
•Vocabulary Word Wall cards in full color
•Vocabulary Flashcards in b/w 

4) Culminating Project Options
•10 creative project choices for students to complete after they finish the book

5) Assessments
•Test comprehension and vocabulary
•Comprehension Test #1-Chapters 1 to 4
•Comprehension Test #2-Chapters 5 to 8
Comprehension Test #3-Chapters 9 to 13
Final Vocabulary Test

6) Student Bookmarks
•Serve as reference tools
•Highlight plot, setting, characters
•Attractive art

7) Learning Logs
•Analysis pages that can be used for any chapter
•Comes in three different versions

8) Easy planning and Low Prep
•Unit Map lays it all out for you
•Table of Contents for easy navigation
•Common Core Codes included for all activities
Student Packet Covers
All Answer Keys

9) Instructions for digital Google Drive Version

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NOTE: For the digital version, you will need Internet access and a free Google account, OR Google Classroom. It will work on computers or iPads. (To use it on an iPad without Google Classroom, simply have your students download the Google Slides app, available for free on iTunes.) Upon purchasing, you will download a document containing a secret link to the digital file, along with explicit, easy-to-follow instructions that will get you started in minutes! Students will be highly engaged and freshly invigorated as they type, draw, and diagram directly into the file on their computers or tablets. They can easily share their work with you as they go, all without the hassle of paper, pencil, and copies.

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For smaller components out of this novel study, click here:
The Bad Beginning: Comprehension & Vocabulary
The Bad Beginning: Activities & Projects
The Bad Beginning: Tests, Quizzes, Assessments

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This product is NOT editable and may not be altered, copied, or changed in any way.

REFUND POLICY: Due to the digital nature of this resource, refunds or exchanges cannot be issued. Please carefully read the description and view the thumbnails before purchasing!

Digital Version Info: For the digital version, you will need Internet access and a free Google account, OR Google Classroom. It will work on computers or iPads. (To use it on an iPad without Google Classroom, simply have your students download the Google Slides app, available for free on iTunes.) Upon purchasing, you will download a document containing a secret link to the digital file, along with explicit, easy-to-follow instructions that will get you started in minutes! Students will be highly engaged and freshly invigorated as they type, draw, and diagram directly into the file on their computers or tablets. They can easily share their work with you as they go, all without the hassle of paper, pencil, and copies.

Terms of Use: This product is not editable. Redistributing, editing, selling, or posting this item on the Internet are all strictly prohibited. Purchasing this product obtains one license, which allows it to be used in one classroom only. 

Refund Policy: Due to the digital nature of this resource, refunds or exchanges cannot be issued. Thank you for carefully reading the description and viewing the preview before your purchase.