From the Mixed up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler – Study Guide

$25.00

Our Integrated Literature and Writing Discovery guides are designed to develop habits of thought and habits of work when used consistently over time. Manageable daily activities help students engage in thoughtful reading and meaningful writing. Stories come alive as students are invited to journey alongside the characters they are studying.

Level 2 books are suitable for students who can write at a 3rd to 5th grade level. Choose 6 titles for a complete school year.

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ISBN: 978-1-937200-19-0 SKU: 20-00190 Categories: , , , ,

Description

Twelve year old Claudia Kincaid, is bored with her life. So, she decides to change things a bit to make them exciting. She takes all her allowance, her brother’s allowance, her brother and a trumpet and violin case and heads off on an adventure to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. When they uncover a beautiful, exquisite statue of an angel they get involved in an intriguing mystery.

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Integrated Literature & Writing Discovery Guides

Level 2 Literature and Writing Discovery Guides are recommended for elementary (grades 3-5) students who are in the process of acquiring the proficiency necessary to confidently read and to respond to a complex piece of literature. Each guide is designed to be completed in five weeks, which allows students to comfortably work through six units in a typical school year.

Not sure what level to choose? View our placement guidelines here.

Each week for four weeks, students will:

  • Learn to take notes on characters, settings, and plot
  • Study vocabulary
  • Answer comprehension questions
  • Write a short personal response
  • Have opportunity to discuss topics related to the story

On the fifth week students are given a selection of hands-on projects to complete.

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Click here for sample guide pages.

Additional information

Weight0.75 lbs
Dimensions11 × 8.5 × 0.25 in