Character Analysis Case File Featuring Foreshadowing & Context Clues
"Character Analysis Case Files" work well for any novel or short story! Your students will act as though they are detectives and develop skills in predicting and making inferences using context clues and evidence from the story! $
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The Westing Game family tree
This organizational chart will help students of Ellen Raskin's "The Westing Game" get a grip on where all the characters live in Sunset Towers, and which characters are which partners.I made this visual for my class and used it as a study lesson prior to their mid-book exam, though it could also be used as an exam in itself, if you wanted.
Crime Scene Activity: Analyzing Primary and Secondary Source Evidence
“The Case of the Student Teacher Gone Missing” is a customizable activity that asks students to solve a crime based on their analysis of evidence. First students must classify the twelve pieces of evidence as primary or secondary source evidence. Then students must decide which type of evidence they will use: primary or secondary, and explain why. Finally, students will analyze each piece of relevant evidence to draw conclusion about who the guilty teacher might be.
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