A Guide for Using the Secret Garden in the Classroom

Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden.

Author: Concetta Doti Ryan

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557344140

Category: Education

Page: 48

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Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden.


A Guide for Using the Tale of Despereaux in the Classroom

Some of her favorite childhood books were The Yearling, Ribsy, and The Secret Garden. After graduating from the University of Florida with a degree in ...

Author: Melissa Hart

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1420631640

Category: Education

Page: 48

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A teaching guide for the popular novel offers sample lesson plans, biographical information, vocabulary lists, research ideas, and pre- and post-reading activities.




A Guide for Using Johnny Appleseed in the Classroom

The Secret Garden. (Troll, 1988) Krauss, Ruth. The Carrot Seed. (Harper Trophy, 1989) Prelutsky, Jack. The Random House Book of Poetry for Children.

Author: Nancy Phillips

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557345368

Category: Education

Page: 48

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Includes the following features: sample lesson plans, pre-reading activities, biographical sketch and picture of the author, book summary, vocabulary lists and vocabulary activity ideas, quizzes, hands-on projects, cooperative learning activities, cross-curricular activities, post-reading activities, book report ideas, research ideas.

Grammardog Guide to The Secret Garden

Grammardog was founded in 2001 by Mary Jane McKinney, a high school English teacher and dedicated grammarian. She and other experienced English teachers in ...

Author: Mary Jane McKinney

Publisher: Grammardog LLC

ISBN: 1608570886

Category: Education

Page: 57

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Grammardog Teacher's Guide contains 16 quizzes for this novel. All sentences are from the novel. Figurative language includes: ". . . the wide bleak moor was a wide expanse of black ocean . . ." ". . . the moor had begun to blow the cobwebs out of her young brain . . ." "The bulbs in the secret garden must have been much astonished." Sensory imagery includes: "Her hair was yellow and her face was yellow." "She . . . rubbed the end of her nose with the back of her hand . . ." "soft rustling flight of wings," "the fresh scent of the damp earth," "Mary drank some tea and ate a little toast and some marmalade."


A Guide for Using Bridge to Terabithia in the Classroom

The Secret Garden. (Dell, 1987) Chase, Alice Elizabeth. Famous Paintings: An Introduction to Art for Young People. (Platt and Munk, 1951) Cooper, ...

Author: John Carratello

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557344019

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 48

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This book provides activities and guides for using the novel "Bridge to Terabithia" in the classroom.

A Guide for Using Matilda in the Classroom

The Secret Garden. (Penguin, 1987) Butterworth, Oliver. The Enormous Egg. (Little, 1956) Carroll, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

Author: Grace Jasmine

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557348197

Category: Education

Page: 48

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Provides a sample lesson plan, quizzes, and activities to use in the classroom with Roald Dahl's "Matilda."

A Guide for Using James and the Giant Peach in the Classroom

The Secret Garden. (Penguin, 1987) Butterworth, Oliver. The Enormous Egg. (Little, 1956) Carroll, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

Author: Kathee Gosnell

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557344418

Category: Education

Page: 48

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A collection of cross-curricular lessons to accompany the novel by Roald Dahl offers sample lesson plans, vocabulary lists, quizzes, cooperative learning activities, and book report ideas.

A Guide for Using Summer of the Swans in the Classroom

The Secret Garden. (Holt, 1987) Byars, Betsy. Clementine. (Houghton, 1962) ———. The Midnight Fox. (Viking, 1968) ———. The 18th Emergency.

Author: Jane Pryne

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557345325

Category: Education

Page: 48

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Offers a literature unit based on the popular story of a teenage girl who gains new insight into herself and her family when her mentally handicapped brother gets lost.

A Guide for Using Because of Winn Dixie in the Classroom

Some of her favorite childhood books were The Yearling, Ribsy, and The Secret Garden. She started writing children's books after she got a job on the ...

Author: Melissa Hart

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 0743931599

Category: Education

Page: 48

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When ten-year-old India Opal Buloni moves to Naomi, Florida, with her preacher father, she doesn't know what to expect - least of all, that she'll adopt Winn-Dixie, a dog she names after the supermarket where they met. Opal is lonely at first, but with such an unusually friendly dog at her side, she makes some unusual friends and discovers she has a whole lot to be thankful for.


The Secret Garden Literature Kit Gr 5 6

The study guide can be used in a variety of ways in the classroom depending on the needs of the students and teacher. The teacher may choose to use an ...

Author: Chad Ibbotson

Publisher: Classroom Complete Press

ISBN: 0228303354

Category: Education

Page: 55

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Enter a world filled with magic and wonder. The worksheets are perfect for small group and individualized work. Examine the changes happening to Mary as she explores the gardens. Answer multiple choice questions about Colin and his mood. Imagine how Mary will spend her time at the manor. Describe some of the magical elements found in the story. Elaborate on the theme of mood and health from the book and use it to create a new story. Explore the idea of positive and negative effects on a character's mood with a helpful graphic organizer. Aligned to your State Standards, additional crossword, word search, comprehension quiz and answer key are also included. About the Novel: The Secret Garden is a story of the healing magic of nature. Mary Lennox is an unhappy little girl. She lives with her parents in India. She is left on her own and is waited on by servants. When an illness runs through the household, Mary is suddenly made an orphan. She is shipped off to England to live in her Uncle's manor. There, Mary must adapt to her new lifestyle. She must learn to do things on her own, and entertain herself. It's in the gardens that Mary spends her time. The fresh air and natural surroundings seem to do her well, as her health and spirits begin to improve. The mystery behind the hidden garden only helps to fuel Mary's imagination, and she is determined to find and unlock its secrets. The Secret Garden is an empowering tale of overcoming one's shortcomings.


A Guide for Using the Indian in the Cupboard in the Classroom

(2 people) • Omri finally shares his secret about Little Bear with his brothers, ... and tiny people with horses running through his garden.

Author: Philip Denny

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557344159

Category: Education

Page: 48

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Offers a literature unit based on the popular story of a young boy who receives a plastic Indian, a cupboard, and a little key for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life in the cupboard and befriends him.

Study Guide the Secret Garden

This Book can be used as both a study guide for students AND an instructional guide for teachers.

Author: Vincent Verret

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781720734987

Category:

Page: 58

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This Book can be used as both a study guide for students AND an instructional guide for teachers. It is the perfect companion to introducing popular literature in any classroom!Master the material and ace any assignment with this innovative study guide series. This book is perfect for both students and teachers, as it produces true mastery of content knowledge and book details. Other study guides simply give basic details of the novel, meaning that students read over material without digesting or learning it. Other study guides take complex themes, concepts, and information and just regurgitate it to readers. This Study Guide series is different. Using the original text as a guide, you will learn to cite evidence from the text in order to complete and reflect on your reading.Designed under the guidance of an experienced and credentialed instructor, this study guide series GUIDES the learner to discovering the answers for themselves, creating a fully detailed study guide, in the user's own words. Filled with guided reading activities, students are able to fill this guidebook with their own information. If you read it, write it, and reflect on it, you will learn it!Teachers, you can also purchase a set of these books (or one book and make copies) for your entire class. It makes the perfect guided reading activity and will teach students how to internalize the reading, note taking, and learning process that advanced readers naturally perform. These make the perfect workbook to keep your class engaged and learning.

The Secret Garden

There are several different areas for discussion teachers could use as ways of ... this miniseries with students, using the sets of questions in this guide.

Author: Kate Grenville

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: History

Page:

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The Secret River is a miniseries based on Kate Grenville’s meticulously researched,Booker-nominated bestselling novel of the same title. The Secret River tells the deeply personal story of William and Sal Thornhill,early convict colonists in New South Wales. The Secret River dramatises the British colonisation of Australia in microcosm,with the dispossession of Indigenous Australians made comprehensible and ultimately heart-breaking as William Thornhill’s claim over a piece of land he titles‘Thornhill’s Point’ on the beautiful and remote Hawkesbury River brings his family and neighbours into a fight for survival with the traditional custodians of the land they have settled on.