Shiloh Teacher Resources
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Here's a two-week plan for Shiloh, the classic story of a boy and the dog he grows to love. For each chapter, there are suggested teaching points, teachable vocabulary, and reading activities. Some comprehension questions are included for each chapter.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 31 Views 174 Downloads
Literature Circle Guides: Shiloh
Response to literature and collaborative group discussion are the key foci of this thorough guide to teaching Phyllis Reynolds Naylor's Newbery-winning novel Shiloh. Detailed sections enable readers to examine each chapter in depth.
5th - 9th Language Arts 25 Views 507 Downloads
Pupils explore animal characteristics by reading a classic children's story. In this pet ownership lesson, students read the book Shiloh and discuss the main character and his relationship with the dog. Pupils define animal vocabulary terms and answer Shiloh study questions.
1st - 4th Science 4 Views 72 Downloads
Across Five Aprils-Civil War Virtual Field Trips
Eighth graders explore the Civil War by reading Irene Hunt's novel, Across Five Aprils. They take virtual field trips to these battle sites and answer questions that guides them in their study of the Civil War.
8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 98 Downloads
Think, Write, Read: Expository Writing
Fifth graders write an expository essay using figurative language that explains why Marty, one of the characters in Phyllis Reynolds Naylor's novel, Shiloh, dislikes Judd Travers. They create a cover page for their writing using the computer and present their writing to the whole class.
5th Language Arts 10 Views 39 Downloads
Introducing Setting and Accents
Fourth graders discuss the concept of setting and how it affects the events and tone of a story. They observe the cover of the book they are reading and make predictions about the setting. They read the first chapter and then refine their predictions.
4th Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads
Study Guide for Second Semester English Exam
Thorough and all-encompassing, this study guide summarizes an entire semester, or possibly a year, of language arts vocabulary words. Vocabulary from The Diary of Anne Frank, Night, Romeo and Juliet, and various short stories is listed for review, as well as the elements of drama, stories, and literature.
8th - 10th Language Arts 44 Views 529 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable