Atherton, The House of Power, a terrific dystopian thriller about survivors of a dying earth who colonize a man-made earth-like satellite where dangers threaten the new pioneers at every turn. The literature guide and original, recorded song contains everything you hope for in a perfect guide for literature groups as well as whole-class study. The 35-page Kids' Wings unit for begins with an anticipation guide and discussion questions on Transformer cards. A two-page readers theater prequel leads to an amazing three-part science process skills round.
Also included in the unit:
- Anticipation Guide
- Discussion Cards
- Crossword Puzzle
- Two-page Readers Theater Script
- Narrative Poetry
- Math: Finding The Area and Circumference of Atherton's Levels
- 2-Page Readers’ Theater Script
- Map Study
- Predict/Confirm Chapter Questions
- Multiple Choice Comprehension Activities
- Writing Prompts
- An Original Recorded Atherton Song Website--Add lyrics for each chapter, a summarizing master study!
- Logic Puzzle
- An Interactive Jeopardy-type Game
- and MORE!