Students will use a variety of recursive reading and writing processes.
Novel studies are an engaging way to cover many standards. They are also an effective credit-recovery tool.
This semester-long novel study was designed by Yolanda Merriman for ninth thru twelfth grade students. It covers all eight ELA standards. Teacher & student videos included! Click the book pic for resources.
by Charles Portis
A must-read for high school students, this novel study crossings into US History and Civil Rights. Click the pic!
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Harper Lee
This is more an advanced activity than novel study, it involves designing a story and making a movie. Click the pic!
Lexile 1090 (Grades 9-12)
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by George Orwell
This novel study is truly cross-curricular covering ELA, philosophy, and history. The content is dense making it ideal for high school level advanced readers. Click the book pic for resources.
by Jostein Gaarder
Introduce students to classic American literature and explore gender equality with this novel study. Click the pic!