Written by Barbara M. Linde & Janine H. Sherman
Essentially a complete teacher's guide and novel unit, this LitPlan Teacher Pack includes lesson plans and reproducible student materials for The Chocolate War by Robert Cormier.
23 Daily Lessons
Short answer study questions
Multiple choice quiz questions
Vocabulary worksheets for each reading assignment
3 detailed writing assignments
Individual and group activities
Critical thinking discussion questions
5 unit tests (2 short answer, 2 multiple choice, 1 advanced)
Review puzzles & games
Bulletin board ideas
Reproducible student materials
A Few Additional Notes
There are three writing assignments in this unit, each with the purpose of informing, persuading, or expressing personal opinions. The detailed writing assignment sheets guide students through the assignments. In Writing Assignment 1, writing to inform, students develop a report based on their non-fiction research. For Writing Assignment 2, expressing a personal opinion, students will be asked to keep sketchbook-journals based on their reactions to the reading. For Writing Assignment 3, students will write a letter to persuade Jerry to sell the chocolates.
These materials are geared for whole class use but are very easily adapted for independent study work, lit circles or book groups, home school use, or tutoring. If you have never taught this book before, this manual will give you a great foundation of materials on a variety of levels. If you have taught this book before, you might like to know that many veteran teachers have told us they have found our LitPlan Teacher Pack manuals to be much more thorough and more helpful than other materials they have used.
All publications are copyrighted materials, with permission ONLY granted to print materials as needed for ONE teacher's classroom use. Documents may not be reproduced or distributed in any other way without written permission from Teacher's Pet Publications.
- PDF Download