Using Words as a Way into Rick Riordan's The Lightning Thief

Use the Visual Thesaurus to predict the subject matter of Rick Riordan's book The Lightning Thief. A pre-reading activity encourages middle schoolers to use context clues and word meaning to discover what the book is about. After they finish the activity, they read the first chapter of the book and research Olympian gods.

4th - 8th English Language Arts 470 Views 915 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
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