The Egypt Game Novel Study Unit

Nothing but Class

Regular price $16.75

This novel study for The Egypt Game, by Zilpha Keatley Snyder, contains 169 pages of resources, including comprehension and vocabulary by chapter, reading response activities, assessments, and more.

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

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 1-2 chapters and contains the following six 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.
→Standards Focus Activity.
Comprehension and Analysis-3 written response questions.
→Beyond-a creative activity that might include art, brainstorming, or writing.

2) 22 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities 
•Ask or Answer!
•Lessons Learned
•Mummifying Prince Pete-ho-tep
•Cause and Effect
•Character Changes
•Character Quotes
•Character Traits
•Types of Figurative Language
•One Event: Three Points of View
•Reading Strategy: KWL Chart
•Solve the Riddle
•Theme Thoughts
•Main Events
•Tree Map: Characters
•You vs. Character
•Setting: The Five Senses
•Setting and Imagery
•Dear Diary...
•My Book Cover
•My Book Review

3) Vocabulary Focus
•Two Vocabulary Reviews
•Practice with definitions, synonyms, antonyms, context clues
•Vocabulary Lists that come with and without definitions
•Three challenge words chosen for you from every section of reading
•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) Two Comprehension Assessments
Test #1-Chapters 1-12
•Test #2-Chapters 13-23

6) Two Vocabulary Assessments
Test #1-Chapters 1-12
•Test #2-Chapters 13-23

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

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) Figurative Language Anchor Posters
•Complement included figurative language activities
•Comes in color and b/w

10) Informational Article
•About hieroglyphics and mummification
•Comes with comprehension questions

11) Instructions for digital Google Drive Version

For smaller components out of this novel study, click here.
The Egypt Game: Activities & Projects
The Egypt Game: Comprehension & Vocabulary
The Egypt Game: Tests


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

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.