Including a number of teacher's helps, exercises, discussion questions, assessment tools, graphic organizers, writing and art ideas, critical thinking challenges, extension activities, glossary and more, this is a convenient guide to facilitating discussion. Background information includes a summary of the book, information about the author and ideas for initiating activity; the discussion questions follow the chapters in the book. Page numbers are included, which reference the edition quoted in the front cover [Bantam Skylark paperback edition].
Answers for the questions provided in this teacher's guide are included; answers for the sold-separately student packet are included in the student book. 24 reproducible pages, softcover. Grades 3-4.