Tuck Everlasting Teacher Resources
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Tuck Everlasting: Debate Activity
Use Tuck Everlasting as a springboard for a debate on big ideas about immortality and the death penalty. Take a week for research and debate by following the steps outlined in this plan. Tapping into technology for help, small groups choose a topic, complete research, prepare presentations, and participate in a final debate.
6th - 8th Language Arts 13 Views 23 Downloads
Tuck Everlasting Chs. 1-8: Feelings About Living Forever
Approach big ideas and themes in Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt with this graphic organizer. Readers determine how each of the Tucks feels about living forever by looking for clues in the first eight chapters of the book. Consider this as a homework assignment or introductory activity leading up to a larger project or discussion.
5th - 7th Language Arts 18 Views 31 Downloads
Modified Tuck Everlasting Test
Provide this test for Tuck Everlasting, by Natalie Babbitt, to class members who qualify for special education. Learners answer a series of fill-in-the-blank, quote identification, matching, multiple choice, and short-answer questions that were modified from the original version.
5th - 8th Language Arts 19 Views 26 Downloads
A great toolbox of ideas for any teacher preparing to teach the novel Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt, this resource includes a short biography of Natalie Babbitt, several discussion questions that could double as writing prompts, and some creative project ideas.
5th - 8th Language Arts 45 Views 52 Downloads
New Review Tuck Everlasting
Tuck Everlasting, Natalie Babbitt's award-winning fantasy novel is the core text for a 49-page teacher's guide packed with writing and research ideas, activities, projects, as well as cross-curriculum connections. The resource would make a valuable addition to your curriculum library.
5th - 8th Language Arts 17 Views 11 Downloads
Tuck Everlasting: The Everlasting Quiz Review Game
Seventh graders work with partners to create table of questions and corresponding answers that pertain to characters, setting, and plot of Tuck Everlasting, play teacher-created Qwizdom game for literature review, and demonstrate understanding of characters, setting, theme, and particular events that occur in plot line of Tuck Everlasting.
7th Language Arts 12 Views 95 Downloads
Tuck Everlasting Vocabulary Quiz
This resource does not develop vocabulary; instead, it assesses learners on the vocabulary terms in Tuck Everlasting. There are 20 terms included, and pupils must match the term to its correct definition. Words like ambled, meager, bough, and melancholy are included.
8th - 9th All 3 Views 13 Downloads
The Road Taken
Sixth graders act out a story. In this story cycle lesson, 6th graders review the use of a wheel or cycle in stories such as Tuck Everlasting and The Giving Tree. Students create a booklet of vivid words and figurative language found in Tuck Everlasting, perform reader's theater for chapter 5, and write in their journals.
6th Language Arts 17 Views 8 Downloads
For Sale - Ageless Water
Learners discuss the topic of everlasting life after completing the novel, Tuck Everlasting. They examine advertisements for bottled water on the Internet and in magazines. Then they create their own advertisement for ageless water.
5th - 6th Language Arts 24 Views 83 Downloads
Tuck Everlasting Jeopardy
Questions from the novel Tuck Everlasting are put into a Jeopardy game format to quiz your class. The slides with the correct answer and "Sorry, Try again!" for you to flash on the screen as needed are in between every question, which accounts for the plethora of slides.
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 25 Downloads
Active Reading Guide: Note-Taking and Summarizing for Tuck Everlasting
In this note-taking and summarizing worksheet, students study the active reading notes already provided for the prologue of Tuck Everlasting. Students then use the provided graphic organizer to note the setting, characters, summaries, and predictions for chapters 1-4 of the novel.
6th - 10th Language Arts 33 Views 217 Downloads
Standards Focus: Dialect in Tuck Everlasting
In this Tuck Everlasting dialect worksheet, pupils read a brief description of dialect in literature and then examine examples of dialect from the novel. They then rewrite these quotations in standard English. Finally, they draw conclusions about the characters based on the language they use.
6th - 10th Language Arts 7 Views 87 Downloads
The Road Taken
Students explore story structure and figurative language. In this Tuck Everlasting literacy novel study, students identify two conflicts in the story and discuss possible problem solving strategies. Students identify and interpret figurative language used in chapters 22-24 of the book, change incorrect verb tenses within given sentences, then write journal entries for the designated chapters.
4th - 6th Language Arts 13 Views 13 Downloads
The Road Taken: Lesson 14
Sixth graders explore literature by participating in a writing exercise. In this journalism lesson, 6th graders identify the different roles needed for a newspaper or publication to be read. Students write their own independent articles based on the themes of Tuck Everlasting.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads