Orca Books, Victoria B.C. (Orca Echoes series)
Written at the Grade 2 level Sentences average 10 words or less, and are mostly simple declarative sentences, with a few compound and complex sentences. Most words are one or two syllables. Longer words are used sparingly, have concrete meanings, and appear more than once.
Materials for Teachers
Theodora Bear is suitable for use as a read-aloud book, a novel study, or Readers'
Theatre for primary students. A chapter-by-chapter, photocopy-ready novel
study unit is available for download at the right. You'll also find there
a sample of the Readers' Theatre version. The full Reader's Theatre is
available once a book order has been placed. Please email
Carolyn your order confirmation and she will email you the full Reader's
Classroom Visits (click for details)
Novel Study Unit Plan [PDF]