Roald Dahl

Lesson 13

Objective

Evaluate the animals’ plan for revenge and if they got what they intended. 

Readings and Materials

  • Book: The Twits by Roald Dahl  — Page 62 - end

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Target Task

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Writing Prompt

Evaluate the animals’ plan for revenge. Did they get what they had intended? Explain why.

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Key Questions

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  • How does the illustration on page 68-69 help the reader better understand what happened?
  • How did the Twits respond when they entered the house? Why?
  • The text ends with the following sentence. "And everybody, including Fred, shouted...'Hooray!'"
  • Why does Roald Dahl end with this sentence?

Vocabulary

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fearsome     (adj.)

causing fear

glimpse     (v.)

to look quickly

"beg your pardon"     (phrase)

to apologize for being impolite or making a mistake

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Common Core Standards

  • RL.3.3 — Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.

Spiral Standards

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L.3.4.b

RF.3.3

RF.3.4

RL.3.1

RL.3.10

RL.3.4

RL.3.7

SL.3.1

W.3.10