The Graveyard Book (L.I.T. Guide)
Category: Language Arts: Literature Guide
Grade Level: Grades 4 to 8
Authors: Neil Gaiman, book, Charlotte S Jaffe, guide, Barbara T Doherty, guide
Copyright/published Year: 2012 by Educational Impressi
These excellent teaching aids integrate the reading of
outstanding works of children's literature with important
reading-comprehension, speaking, writing, and listening skills.
Each 40- to 56-page L-I-T Guide includes learning experiences
that provide opportunities for group dynamics as well as
activities to challenge students' abilities in critical and
Each L-I-T Guide includes Story Summary, About the Author,
Preparing to Read, Cooperative-Learning Projects, Vocabulary
Skills, Chapter-by-Chapter Critical-Thinking Questions, Spotlight
Literary Skills*, Creative-Thinking Activities, Glossary of
Literary Terms, and Post-Reading Activities. *Four or five
literary devices and skills are spotlighted in each guide. They
include plot, setting, point of view, irony, tone, figures of
speech, foreshadowing, symbolism, flashback, cause versus effect,
fact versus opinion, main idea, theme, interpretation, and mood.
This book is new.