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Create a PowerPoint:Based on The Giver
Are you reading Lois Lowry's The Giver in your language arts class? Have your young readers create a PowerPoint presentation about their life, and how they connect to the lives of the characters from the novel. They present information about themselves and make connections about their life and the life of the main character.
7th - 8th 21st Century Skills 14 Views 81 Downloads
"The Giver" by Lois Lowry
Students read the novel, "The Giver", and test their comprehension through the game Jeopardy. Then students research individual rights of different cultures and write a summary of their findings. Students develop a personal timeline of significant years and why each specific age is important.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 29 Views 144 Downloads
The Giver Novel Study
Eighth graders investigate the needs of individuals and society. In this literature study lesson, 8th graders read Lois Lowry's The Giver and complete projects on the novel that require them to build vocabulary, enhance reading skills, write about their impressions, and discuss Lowry's themes.
8th Language Arts 36 Views 145 Downloads
The Giver: Reality or Fiction?
Seventh graders read "The Giver" and compare individual rights from four countries by analyzing statistics. They use examples from the book to support their opinions about the uniformity of nations. Students create spreadsheets based on their research.
7th Language Arts 4 Views 23 Downloads
Students make predictions about the novel The Giver. In this reading comprehension lesson students read and discuss the title and cover of the novel. Students will then complete a graphic organizer to structure their thoughts and engage in critical thinking skills.
6th - 8th Language Arts 14 Views 122 Downloads
The Giver: Precise Word Choice
In this vocabulary worksheet, middle schoolers complete 7 word substitution sentences. Students choose a more specific word than one given, then rewrite the sentences. Finally, middle schoolers explain why the words they chose more accurately express the author's meaning.
6th - 8th Language Arts 21 Views 87 Downloads
Wishes, Dreams and Goals: Lesson 16
Sixth graders explore psychology by participating in a grammar game. In this parts of speech lesson, 6th graders read the book write a summary of the book The Wish Giver and practice identifying pronouns in the story. Students play a pronoun board game with their entire class.
6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Wishes, Dreams and Goals: Lesson 7
Sixth graders explore language arts by completing a worksheet. In this parts of speech lesson, 6th graders read chapters from The Wish Giver and identify pronouns used within the story. Students complete a word detective worksheet based on pronouns.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Eighth graders analyze the Project Utopia for use in conjunction with the novel, "The Giver." Each student uses Microsoft Publisher to create a pamphlet that promotes their own personal utopia. They explore the various aspects of living in a utopia.
8th 21st Century Skills 8 Views 27 Downloads
The Giver (Middle, Literature)
Middle schoolers write down what emotions are evoked by different colors of construction paper. They discuss what they and other students have written. They use this concept to discuss why the community in The Giver is devoid of color.
6th - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 124 Downloads
The Giver: Mood and Tone
Read The Giver to examine mood and tone in relation to word meanings and definitions. Young scholars locate definitions, synonyms, and antonyms for words related to mood and tone. Extend the lesson to include a focus on music and art.
6th - 9th Language Arts 30 Views 309 Downloads