Grades 3 - 9
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- Literature Appreciation
About This Book
The Giver by Lois Lowry is a favorite middle grade novel. This companion gives background on the author, including an interview, questions to guide reading, clues to themes, plot, characters, and setting of the book, a glossary, writing and other activities, and more. If you loved The Giver, you need this reading companion.
This revolutionary new reading guide series helps students, parents, and teachers explore all the nuances of today's most beloved novels for middle-graders. This reading companion is designed to enhance book reports and enliven discussions of the book, to support parents who wish to talk about books with their kids, and to help teachers who are looking for background information on these titles. The guides include a very brief plot summary and longer discussions about setting, themes, and characters; a glossary of challenging words form the novel; questions to help the reader think about the story in new and different ways; in-depth biographical information about the author; a personal interview with the novel's author, when possible; activities such as crafts, cooking, and writing and lots more.