The Winter Room Novel Study Guide
Students enjoy this short novel abou a family living on a farm in Minnsota. The novel study guide contains everything you need to help students achieve the outcomes for Language Arts.
Along with teaching suggestions, comprehension questions and vocabulary for each chapter, this guide contains rubrics for assessing student writing. The 50 activities in the guide include activities for creative writing, integrated studies, word study, grammar and research.
Here are a few sample activities from the guide:
Illustrate the setting or the part of the novel, The Winter Room, that you
Write a paragraph to describe the setting to someone you think would enjoy
reading this novel. Use descriptive details and colorful words to create a vivid
picture in the mind of your reader.
Pretend that you are a salesman for the publishing company
which published the novel, The Winter Room. You have a meeting
planned with the people who are responsible for buying books
for bookstores and libraries.
Write a speech which you would give to persuade them to purchase
Give the speech to your class.
Petroglyphs can be found in Minnesota? What are petroglyphs?
Why are they important?
Research the Jeffers Petroglyphs.
Write a report on it for your class. Include illustrations in