What's Eating Gilbert Grape Teaching Resources
What's Eating Gilbert Grape by Lasse Hallstrom

A range of activities and worksheets to assist teaching.
Contains the following:
Essay Questions
PowerPoint presentation on the theme of family
A worksheet to assist students in writing paragraphs on themes using symbols as evidence
A Making Thinking Visible 4C's activity
A quote worksheet for revision
Character Cards and lesson idea
A PowerPoint on the characters
A context worksheet to begin the unit with
A Making Thinking Visible CSI Activity on the characters

These were created and used with a Year 9 English class but can be used at Year 8 or 10 depending on your class.
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  • Essay-Topics.pdf
  • Family-PPT.pdf
  • Paragraph-Writing-WEGG.pdf
  • WEGG-4Cs.pdf
  • What's-Eating-Gilbert-Grape-Quotes-for-study.pdf
  • Character-Cards-Lesson-Idea.pdf
  • Character-Cards-WEGG.pdf
  • Characters-in-What-s-Eating-Gilbert-Grape.pptx
  • Context-Worksheet-WEGG.pdf
  • CSI-Activity-WEGG.pdf

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Created: Dec 10, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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