• This week we are beginning the novel study of The Westing Game, by Ellen Raskin.

    Learning Objective: We can identify and describe characters in a story.

    Below are the links to videos, assignments, and optional Zoom meetings.

     

    Click HERE to see The Westing Game introduction lesson from Mrs. Dodson.

     

    *There will be optional Zoom meetings each Thursday to review  the reading assignments, and to answer students' questions about the book and this week's assignments. See below for meeting times:

    1) Click HERE to join 11:00 a.m. Zoom meeting.

    2) Click HERE to join 1:00 p.m. Zoom meeting.

     

    Before reading, please review character and setting charts in "The Westing Game Novel Study Documents" link on the Teacher Homepage (you may need to revisit these links as we read the novel).

     

    Reading Assignments Chart: April 27th-May 1st

    After reading the assigned chapters (listed below), complete the following assignments:

    1) Click HERE for chapters 1-6 review questions (formative).

    2) Click HERE for Character Description Test (summative).

    *You can access the pdf version of The Westing Game on the Teacher Homepage.*

    Chapter Assignment

    Reader

    Chapter 1

     

    Click HERE for audio recording with Mrs. Dodson.

    Chapter 2

     

    Click HERE for audio recording with Mrs. Almendinger.

    Chapter 3

    Students independently read chapter 3 of pdf version of book.

     

    Chapter 4

    Click HERE for audio recording with Mrs. Dodson.

     

    Chapter 5

    Students independently read chapter 5 of pdf version of book.

     

    Chapter 6

    Click HERE for audio recording with Mrs. Dodson.

     

      

     

     

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