Study Guides and Lesson Plans for
About The Giver:
Jonas's world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is
no war or fear of pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the
community. When Jonas turns 12 he is singled out to receive special training from The
Giver. The Giver alone holds the memories of the true pain and pleasure of life. Now, it
is time for Jonas to receive the truth. There is no turning back. Winner of the 1996
Reading level: Ages 9-12
The Giver Unit Plan / Lesson Plan
Complete lesson plans for teaching Lois Lowry's The Giver.
Includes introduction to the unit, unit objectives, reading assignments, unit outline,
study questions (short answer), study/quiz questions (multiple choice), vocabulary
worksheets, daily lessons planned, related nonfiction reading assignment, oral reading
evaluation, biographical info about the author, three detailed writing assignments
(inform, persuade, personal opinion), vocabulary review games & activities, unit
review games & activities, at least one group activity assignment, discussion
questions on all levels (factual, critical, interpretive, personal response), 2 short
answer unit tests, 2 multiple choice unit tests, 1 advanced short answer unit test, unit
and vocabulary crossword puzzles, unit and vocabulary extra worksheets & games,
bulletin board ideas, ready-to-copy student materials, answer keys, and more!
CD-ROM: 113 pages
Publisher: Teacher's Pet Publications, Inc.;
A Guide for Using The Giver in the Classroom
Filled with a variety of cross-curricular lessons to do before,
during, and after reading the book. This reproducible book includes sample plans, author
information, vocabulary building ideas, cross-curriculum activities, sectional activities
and quizzes, unit tests, and ideas for culminating and extending the novel.r>
Paperback: 48 pages
Dimensions (in inches): 0.17 x 10.99 x 10.98
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
The Giver Study Guide
Easy-to-use, reproducible lessons on literary terms, comprehension and analysis, critical
thinking, related scriptural principles, vocabulary, activities, plus a complete answer
key. 72 pages.
Literature Circle Guide: The Giver
Paperback: 32 pages ;
Dimensions (in inches): 0.09 x 10.74 x 8.34
Publisher: Scholastic Prof Book Div;
Hands-On Activites for Teaching Literary
30 Easy, learning-rich activities that teach plot, setting,
character, and theme.
Make-your-own Pop-ups, Paper-Chain Characters, Plot Mini-Books, and more to help students
learn by doing. Includes reproducible student direction sheets and rubrics.
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