Hatchet: Before Strategy- Problematic Situation
If you were stranded on a desert island, what items would be the most important to have with you? Decide whether you'd want a five gallon can of water, a radio, shark repellent, or any other item with an activity designed to prepare kids...
3rd - 6th English Language Arts
The Ultimate Survivor Using Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
What items would you need to survive if you were stranded in a remote place? Using chapter 10 of Gary Paulsen's Hatchet, middle-schoolers work through a Six Trait writing activity to create a story about their own survival in a similar...
6th - 8th English Language Arts
Lesson Plan- Survival Unit Lesson 7 Is Number 7 Of 15 In Unit Plan
Students read the book Hatchet and discuss survival. In this language arts lesson, students read the first part of Hatchet and discuss what survival means and then move on to vocabulary building exercises.
6th - 9th English Language Arts
Description as Mind Control: Using Details to Help Readers Visualize Your Story
The class listens to a descriptive passage from Gary Paulsen's novel Hatchet. The passage evokes mental images which pupils are instructed to illustrate. In small groups, they share their pictures. They discuss which words and details...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable