Who is Roald Dahl? Have students use the internet to search for information about famous author Roald Dahl on his official website. They can learn interesting background information about the man who wrote such amazing books as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, and James and the Giant Peach. This would be a great author study assignment.
Looking for a rigorous and engaging culminating activity for your readers' or writers' workshop? This author study project will encourage reading for meaning, critical thinking, authentic writing, and research. This project encourages students to read at least two fiction books by the same author.
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Matilda Novel Study Unit: comprehension, vocabulary, activities, tests
This 136-page novel study for Matilda by Roald Dahl contains comprehension for every two chapters, along with everything else you need to teach Common Core standards through a mystical and exciting story. This study is laid out for you in a way that pushes students to not only become better readers and writers, but to also gain a deep understanding of major Common Core standards. You will find this unit easy to use, with very little prep needed.