Summer of the Swans Grades 6-8
Teenage Sarah often feels discontented with her life. One of her tasks is to care for her mentally handicapped brother. She takes him to see the swans which fascinate him. One day he wanders off and during the search for him she comes to understand that she does love and appreciate her family. By Betsy Byars.
Each Novel Study contains an average of 65 pages and includes:
Suggestions for teaching the unit.
A vocabulary list.
Activity cards for grammar.
Research and integrated activities.
Tracking and record sheets.