Frindle is the perfect novel to begin your school year! Nick Allen will inspire your students to consider just what they can do with a creative mind and determined spirit. This novel unit is the perfect resource to accompany this novel!
This 46-page PRINT AND GO novel unit includes: -chapter by chapter lesson plans for easy implementation -main idea chapter title work -character analysis -6-pages of context clue word work -15-pages of reader response questions -simile and metaphor work -a story map -post-reading journal prompts -an end of book project
Summary of novel: Nick Allen is a precocious 5th grader. He learns very quickly that Mrs. Granger, his 5th grade language arts teacher, is a force to be reckoned with. When he challenges her idea of how words are created, an exciting adventure unfolds due to Nick's strong-will and Mrs. Granger's consequences.
Your students will be cheering for all that Nick is able to accomplish in his 5th grade year!
I have taught for 15 years as an upper elementary reading and language arts teacher. I love this level of learners because they challenge me to find the perfect novels, and to create the most effective resources. I am a National Board Certified Teacher in Early Adolescent English Language Arts.