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Island of the Blue Dolphins is the true story of a young girl’s survival alone on a secluded island. Karana makes a choice between leaving with her village people on a rescue ship or swimming back to her island home to save her younger brother, Ramo. There, Karana battles harsh environments and hostile wildlife. Her isolation from humans teaches her how to co-exist peacefully with the wildlife on the island and the sea. For nearly eighteen years, Karana learns how to hunt, cook and clothe herself while surviving the harsh winters on the island. Finally, Karana is discovered by travelling missionaries and is taken off the island. This Novel Study provides a teacher and student section with a variety of activities, discussion questions and answer key to create a well-rounded lesson plan.
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Great resource!! Love this book
Great study guide! Helps take the guess work out of planning.
Was great for all students!
This looks like it will be wonderful to use with my guided reading groups!
Because I have advanced 6th graders, I was only able to apply some of the information. However, it is an EXCELLENT product!
Lots of great activities, well done.
Great resource. Was helpful for my literature circles while reading this novel.
Soooo helpful! This worked perfect! Thank you!
This was everything I needed to create a reading unit for this book. A great find! Thank you!