Woods Runner by Gary Paulsen is a novel that takes place during the year 1776. It is about a 13-year-old boy named Samuel living during the Revolutionary War whose house is burnt down by British soldiers. When Samuel investigates the scene of devastation, he finds dead bodies, but none of the bodies were his parents.
OLDIES BUT GOODIES: TEN GREAT OLD BOOKS FOR TWEENS AND TEENS By Teri S. Lesesne
A puzzle worksheet featuring characters and vocabulary from the book Hatchet by Gary Paulsen. This would make a great handout for early finishers or a fun homework assignment when studying this book. Puzzlers must look for the words in all directions including backwards and diagonally and there are some overlapping words.
Field Trip! 10 Books That Will Send Kids Exploring
Road Trip by JIM PAULSEN and GARY PAULSEN Hardcover, 114 pages, Random House Childrens Books, List Price: $12.99 NPR Book Summary - A father and son embark on a road trip to a distant animal shelter to save a homeless border collie puppy. By the author of Crush; Paintings from the Cave; Flat Broke; Liar, Liar; Masters of Disaster; Lawn Boy Returns; Woods Runner; Notes from the Dog; Mudshark; and Lawn Boy.
Ten Interesting Facts . . . . Surviving in the Wilderness
NO TEACHER PREP! Thorough author study on famous author Gary Paulsen. Complete biography, follow-up reading response questions, and enrichment projects. Great asset to any Gary Paulsen novel study. Award winning writer Gary Paulsen authored "The Hatchet", "The River" and "Brian's Winter" to name a few.$
Soldier's Heart Novel Unit - Save 20%
Soldier's Heart novel study - everything you need to teach this historical fiction story by Gary Paulsen! The novel unit includes vocabulary, chapter questions, writing prompts, a test, and activities for theme, character, and more!