Entering Seventh Grade, Book of Choice Option: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan. Williston Northampton, Middle School English Department
The Lightning Thief part 1 | part 2
Questions to help you talk about Percy and his battles with the ancient gods. Don't miss a chance to dive deeper into one of the most popular books today. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.6.1.C
Greek Mythology (& the Olympics)
Teaching "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief" this year? Check out these free fiction and nonfiction paired passages from CommonLit.org!
Teaching With CommonLit
The Lightning Thief with Depth and Complexity! A unique graphic organizer for each chapter.
This is a 5 page FREE sample of my novel study for The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan. It is Common Core-aligned and student-friendly. Open-ended questions are suitable for all students!
Educational Finds and Teaching Treasures
Free Mapping Activity for The Lightning Thief
Great Books for Middle Schoolers
Percy Jackson (The Lightning Thief) after he fell in the Mississippi River from the Saint Louis Arch. He's talking to a river spirit. Yes, I am obsessed. Yes, I have read this four times.
Camp half blood
Teaching the Hero's Journey with The Lightning Thief and a Freebie
<em>The Lightning Thief </em>Extension Activities
Mythology Writing Class