FREE PRINTABLES ~~ The finished books contain 6 pages where students can list character traits for the main characters. This is a valuable tool for a book such as Holes with three story plots taking place. An answer key is included to make this activity
This end of novel project is based on the Newbery Award winning book Holes by Louis Sachar. Students will create a four part "quadrama" that focuses on key skills that are associated with fictional literature such as: - Tracing plot elements - Examining subplots and connections between flashbacks and the current plot - Internal and external character traits - Conflict development - Finding key topics and themes - Rating and recommending the book using supporting evidence
(If I had a library in my classroom I would do this!) CLASSROOM READING INCENTIVE~ Hide these Golden Tickets in library books or classroom books that never get read or checked out. Then reward the student that is lucky enough to discover it!
Even if you don't celebrate Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, try creating these Spectral Skeleton Masks for the holiday. It is an incredibly fun holiday to celebrate. The whole family will have a blast with these Halloween kids' activities.