300 Junior Novel Anticipation Guides

300 Junior Novel Anticipation Guides

By: Nancy J. Polette (author)Paperback

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The author has created reproducible anticipation guides to 300 popular junior novels ranging from classics like Ben and Me and Cricket in Times Square to the award winner, Kira, Kira. The book consists of 300 reproducible sets of open ended values questions to pique the interest of readers. Librarians and teachers will use these anticipation guides to spark interest in reading or as comprehension starters, tapping into prior knowledge and starting the process of understanding. The guides are also valuable for closure and comparative discussions with literature circles. In contrast to the low level knowledge recall questions used by some electronic reading programs, these questions are higher order thinking questions that will encourage critical and divergent thinking. Grades 4-8.

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About Author

Nancy J. Polette is professor of education at Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO, author of more than 100 professional books, and an in-demand speaker at state and national library, gifted, and reading conferences.


Abel's Island All the Way Home Ashes of Roses Because of Winn Dixie Ben and Me Boggart Boxcar Children Bridge to Terabithia Bunnicula Caddie Woodlawn Castle in the Sttic Catherine, Called Birdy Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Cricket in Times Squre Crispen: The Cross of Lead Dear Mr. Henshaw Dicey's Song Door in the Wal Dragon's Boy Egypt Game Ella Enchanted Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective Everywhere Face on the Milk Carton Family Apart Family Under the Bridge Fantastic Mr. Fox Fourth Grade Rats Fudge-A-Mania Gadget War George Washington's Socks Giver Going Through the Gate Harriet Spies Again Harry Potter: Chamber of Secrets Hatchet Heidi Hobbit How To Eat Fried Worms Hundred Dresses I Sailed With Columbus Ida Early Comes Over the Mountain The Incredible Journey Iron Giant Island of the Blue Dolphins Jacob Have I Loved Johnny Tremain Julie of the Wolves Keeper of the Doves Kira-Kira Knights of the Kitchen Table Light in the FOrst Lily's Crossing Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe Little House in the Big Woods Little House on the Prairie Little Prince Little Women Lyddie Magician's Nephew Maniac Magee Matilda Molly's Pilgrim Mr. Popper's Penguins My Brother Sam is Dead Night Crossing NIghtjohn Nory Ryan's Song Old Yeller On the Far Side of the Mountain Out of the Dust Phantom Tollbooth Pippi Longstocking Pushcart Rascal Redwall Return of the Indian arah Plain & Tall Secret Garden Shiloh Sixth Grade Sleepover Strider Stuart LittleTom's Midnight Garden Treasure Island True Confessions Charlotte Doyle Village By the Sea Walkabout War With Grandpa Watsons Go to Birmingham Westing Game Wishes, Kisses & Pigs Wrinkle in Time Yang the Youngest Terrible Ear Yolanda's Genius Your Move, J.P. Z for Zachariah

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/05/2006
  • ISBN13: 9781591584223
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781591584223
  • weight: 907
  • ISBN10: 1591584221

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