My Side of the Mountain Unit
Here's how we will be testing your knowledge
Here are some fun interactive games you can play to compete with your classmates. We will set up a bracket tournament and the winner will receive a prize! You cannot pass to the next level until you get a certain amount of questions right.
To gain a better understand of the setting and elements that the main character Sam embraces and faces, build a shoe box diorama of his newfound home in the Catskills. Your masterpiece must contain at least 10 elements from the book in order to gain your ticket to the Oscars...
Instead of the usual book report, you will be forming acting troupes of 3-4 students to film your favorite theme from the book. Write your screenplay and then get in to character! Make sure everyone has an active part in the movie. We will have an Oscars class where we vote on different awards and hand out actual prizes!