RULES of
the ROAD


by Joan Bauer
Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize


FOR TEACHERS:
Intro
Prepare the Classroom
Reader Response Sample Journal Page
Character Analysis (Main)
Character Analysis (Secondary)
Connections
Puzzlemaker Activity
Assessment Tools
Suggested Reading Clusters
 
FOR STUDENTS:
Before Reading
Getting Started
Chapter 1
Chapters 2-3
Chapters 4-5-6
Chapters 7-8
Chapters 9-10-11
Chapters 12-13-14
Chapters 15-16
Chapters 17-18-19
Chapters 20-21-22
Chapters 23-24-25
Chapters 26-27-28
After Reading
Web Sites
About the Writers
ASSESSMENT:
Book quiz CHAPTERS 1 - 12



Part III: Vocabulary Matching
1. _______unrequited
2. _______shoddy
3. _______quality
4. _______deception
5. _______snoop
6. _______hydroplaning
7. _______torrential
8. _______metaphorically
9. _______itinerary
10.______accelerator
11.______widowed
12.______diffuse
13.______prejudice
14.______suffocating
15.______bingeing


A. travel plans
B. bias / unfair perception
C. gas pedal in a car
D. one way / not returned
E. poor quality
F. husband has died
G. not honest / deceitful
H. superior workmanship
I. pushing all the air out
J. look around undercover
K. slipping on water surface
L. break up / change
M. heavy constant storm
N. eating / drinking too much
O. not literal/using a figure of speech

Part IV: Short Essay (as directed by teacher)












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Enhanced Reading and Teaching Guide by Robert C. Bergstrom
Copyright 2002 Robert C. Bergstrom