Island of the Blue Dolphins is based on a nonfictional story of a young girl who was stranded for 18 years on an island off the coast of California during the 19th century. The story was turned into a children’s novel by Scott O’Dell in 1960. For years students have enjoyed reading this fantastic tale of courage.
With this post, I have included some constructive response question samples. I hope you will enjoy them. At the bottom of this page, you can follow the link to find the full unit on Teachers Pay Teachers.Continue Reading
What a terrific book! My students really enjoyed reading Bridge to Terabithia earlier this year. Below you will find a couple anchor charts I created for my unit study along with a few sample constructive response questions from my book unit. I hope you enjoy these samples. At the bottom of this page, you can follow the link to find the full unit on Teachers Pay Teachers.
Teaching Ideas for Bridge to Terabithia
#1 ~ Timeline of Jess and Leslie’s Friendship
You may wish to have students complete the anchor chart by writing the details on sticky notes. This way the anchor chart may be used year after year.Continue Reading