Because of Winn Dixie Novel Bundle



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This bundle includes engaging reading and writing activities, as well as mentor sentence lessons, for one of my all-time favorite books- Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo. ★Available as print-and-go and digital Google Slides★

You could use it with your whole class or with a guided reading group.

Here is a list of what’s included:
➤bookmarks in color and black and white
➤chapter questions (with answers)
➤name the chapters
➤scrapbook pages for all of the main characters
➤character traits of Opal
➤re-write from different point of view (with ideas)
➤analyzing Opal’s dad (using the turtle metaphor from the book)
➤compare Winn-Dixie and Opal
➤2 ten things activities
➤Opal’s feelings of other characters
➤nonfiction passage about thunderstorms with questions
➤Littmus Lozenge memories with characters and personal activity
➤analyzing quote about prejudice from Gloria
➤personal response to what makes a good friend
➤response to how Winn-Dixie affected the characters
➤5 mentor sentence lessons for compound sentences, prepositional phrases, quotation marks, possessive nouns, and vivid verbs with the teacher sentence page, the student sentence page, a lesson plan page with possibilities for all 4 days, an interactive activity with the focus skill, and a quiz aligned with CCSS with answer key. ★ The quizzes are included as printables and also digital-classroom-ready, provided as Google Slides. ★

Answer keys are included for activities that don’t have open responses. I hope you and your students will enjoy using this unit as much as my kids!


Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please use the ‘additional license’ purchase if more than one teacher will be using it. Thank you!

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Permission to copy for single classroom use only.
Electronic distribution limited to single classroom use only.
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