In The Magician’s Nephew, Digory and Polly jump into a pool that leads them into a fantastic journey. In this introduction to Narnia, the characters meet Aslan, who encourages Digory to get on a flying horse and journey over valleys, mountains, and rivers to pluck an apple from a tree. Discover how that apple will keep the witch in check.
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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.
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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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