The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Novel Study Unit

Nothing but Class

Regular price $14.00

This novel study for The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, by Barbara Robinson, contains 98 pages of resources, including comprehension and vocabulary by section, reading response activities, assessments, and more.

Focus standards include figurative language, setting, character analysis, theme, and plot.

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

Click here to PREVIEW this resource!

♥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!

1) Student Chapter Work
•Every section covers 1 chapter and contains the following five parts.
→Quickwrite-Encourages freewriting and relates the text to the student.
→Vocabulary-introduces 3 new words for every chapter.
→True/False, Multiple Choice, and/or Sequencing questions.
Comprehension and Analysis-3 written response questions.
→Beyond-a creative activity that might include art, brainstorming, or writing.

2) 19 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities 
•Ask or Answer!
•Solve the Riddle
Theme Thoughts
Chapter Highlights
Scene Snapshot
•Cause and Effect
•Character Traits
Character Responses
You vs. Character
•Character Cube
•Figurative Language
•Who Said It? & Character Quotes
•Point of View: What was Imogene Thinking?
•Reading Strategy: KWL Chart
•Dictionary Detective
•What Christmas Means to Me
Reading Strategy: Predictions
My Book Cover
•Word Predictions

3) Vocabulary Focus
•Two Vocabulary Reviews
•Practice with definitions, synonyms, antonyms, and context clues
•Vocabulary Lists that come with and without definitions
•Three challenge words chosen for every chapter
A total of 21 words chosen
•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) Final Comprehension and Vocabulary Assessments

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

7) 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

8) Instructions for digital Google Drive Version

For smaller components out of this complete novel study, click here:
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: Comprehension & Vocabulary
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: Activities & Projects
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: Tests, Quizzes, Assessments

 

Do you need the book that this resource accompanies? Click below to purchase.  

What You'll Receive: Upon purchasing, you will download a zip file. Within the zip file, you will find two PDFs. One PDF is the printable version. The other PDF contains instructions for how to access the digital version. To clarify, you will not receive a physical book or packet. (Applies to paid products only.)

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. (Applies to paid products only.)

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. (Applies to both free and paid products.)

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.