The Trumpet of the Swan: Activities and Projects

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This 47 page activity pack for The Trumpet of the Swan, by E.B. White, contains 20 Common Core-aligned reading response activities. Focus standards include character analysis, theme, plot, figurative language, and more.

Open ended questions and graphic organizers are easily adaptable for every learner. Perfect for whole class, small group, or even 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!

1) 20 Common Core-aligned Reading Response Activities 
•Questions Multi-Flow Map
•Response to Literature: Theme
•Chapter Events
•Main Events
•Louis the Swan
•Louis' Obstacles
•The Trumpet of the Swan: Cause & Effect
•Character Traits
•Louis: Character Changes
•What Would I Do?
•The Trumpet of the Swan: Focus on Setting
•Figurative Language Version 1
•Figurative Language Version 2
•A Different Perspective
•Solve the Riddle
•Reading Strategy: Predictions
Mystery Words
My Book Review: The Trumpet of the Swan
The Trumpet of the Swan: Freewriting
Trumpeter Swans: Brochure

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

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

4) Easy planning and Low Prep
•Detailed Table of Contents outlines standard/focus and tells you when to use what
•Common Core Codes included for all activities
Student Packet Cover for easy organization
All Answer Keys

5) Instructions for digital Google Drive Version

This product is contained within my complete novel study for this book.

For other components from the complete novel study, click here:
The Trumpet of the Swan: Comprehension & Vocabulary
The Trumpet of the Swan: Tests, Quizzes, Assessments


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.