Chapter Title Assignment (Toolbox: Inspiration or Pages on computer or iPad)
Character Diary Choose one of the main characters and write a Character Diary for that character
Describe this character (Toolbox: Inspiration or Pages on computer or iPad) Download Describe this Character and as you find information that helps you to describe the character fully, add it
Excitement Chart Choose 3 chapters and write each of them up on their own excitement chart
Vocab Log (Toolbox: Google Spreadsheet on computer or iPad)
A-Z Keynote of events and characters in the book. Every slide has a letter of the alphabet and you have to find a picture that starts with that letter and write a sentence about what it means.
Story Cube: Take 6 main events from the story and add pictures to each face off the cube. Remember to look at your Digital Toolkit to see the different ways you could do this activity.
Make A Wanted Poster: Choose a character from the story and make a wanted poster, make sure you include the character’s name, age, height, what he is wanted for, and how much the reward is.
Create a Wordle of all the new words you have discovered
The questions in purple are for you to answer on this document. The teacher will be responding to your answers.
The questions in normal text are for you to do on your book on the Kindle using the highlight, dictionary and note taking features. Where there is a blue link, this will lead you to your activity which when finished needs to be saved to your folder in Dropbox.
Read the first chapter. ‘Accidentally vaporize my maths teacher’
Activity: Theatre Reading read through 2x and then record it with Puppet Pals
Three old ladies knit the socks of death
Grover unexpectedly loses his trousers
My mother teaches me Bullfighting
I play Pinochle with a Horse
Activity: Discuss these notes with a partner
I become Supreme Lord of the Bathroom
Activity: Now Percy is at Camp Half-Blood and several of the Olympian Gods names are coming up Complete the Gods of Olympus mindmap
My dinner goes up in smoke
We capture a flag
Activity: Continue to add to the Gods of Olympus mindmap more things that you discover about the Gods
I am offered a Quest
I ruin a perfectly good bus
Activity: What do you think a fury would look like, do a drawing and bring it to the next Novel Study Group and share (you can use any medium you like)
We visit the Garden Gnome Emporium
We get advice from a poodle
I plunge to my death
Activity: Google images ‘Gateway Arch’ and ‘Parthenon’ These are monuments. If you were Annabeth what sort of monument do you think she would build. Annotate your drawing. You could draw on paper, on a drawing app, on Lego Digital Designer or Sketchup
I become a known fugitive
Activity: Trading Cards Make Trading Cards about the Characters in the story, laminate them and trade them with your friends
A God buys cheeseburgers
We take a zebra to Vegas
We shop for Waterbeds
Annabeth does obedience school
We find out the truth, sort of
I battle my jerk relative
I settle my tab
The Prophecy comes true