Teacher Resources: Chapter 25

Writing Prompts

Opinion: In this chapter Rontu dies. How might Karana’s daily routines change now that she no longer has Rontu at her side? Link your opinions and reasons using words and phrases (e.g., for instance, in order to, in addition).

Informative/explanatory: Discuss ways that food can be stored without refrigeration. Use what you already know based on how food is stored in your household. Collaborate with others to gather more information.

Narrative: Describe the loss of a pet. Your narrative can be a description of a real or imagined experience or event. (Teacher discretion advised.)

Lesson Plans

To Preserve or Not to Preserve

Last updated: March 25, 2017