The Giver


Lois Lowry

Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives. 

Teacher CyberGuide-The Giver by Lois Lowry

The Giver: Novel Guide

TeacherView: The Giver-summary and activities
Activities include a book talk, curriculum connections, and web links. Salisbury State University
Activities #2 include a book talk, curriculum connections, and web links.  Salisbury State University
Activities to use before, during, and after reading.
Activities for speaking, art, and writing. Global Book Club
Activities Help4Teachers
Activities include discussing events in the book. TeacherViews
Book Test Arcadia Valley Elementary School, MO-Ruth Petsel
Booktalk Nancy Keane
Crossword Puzzle
Curriculum Guide includes synopsis, author information, discussion questions, and activities. William Allen White Children's Book Award
Curriculum Ideas with comparisons to social issues.
Discussion Questions for writing prompts by chapter. 
CyberGuide includes writing and reading activities resulting in a student product. San Diego County Office of Education 
Extension Ideas include discussion questions, related links, and a list of similar books. Vermont Public Radio
Internet Connections to accompany the book. Annette Lamb
Lesson Plan includes sample vocabulary exercises and questions from chapters 1 and 2. Progeny Press
Lesson Plan includes pre-reading activities, discussion questions, vocabulary, and thematic connections. Random House
Lesson Plans with focus questions and activities. Teachers Connect
Lesson Plan focuses on the math concept of probability. Kansas State University
Lesson Plan includes online and printable questions and activities for each chapter and a vocabulary quiz. Mountain City, TN, Elementary School
Lesson Plan includes questions for before and after reading, cross-curricular activities, and a quiz. Houghton Mifflin Education Place
Literature Unit includes pre-reading activity, questions, vocabulary, and activities.
Novel Guide with themes, cross-curricular activities and research assignments. McDougal Littell
Novel Guide includes background information, chapter summaries, and post-reading activities. Holt, Rinehart and Winston
Novel Study Guide includes weekly assignment sheets (vocabulary, comprehension questions, literary devices) and links to enrichment activities Yennadon (Canada) Elementary School
Novel Unit includes worksheet and discussion questions by chapter. Chapters 1-2, Chapters 3-5 Chapters 6-8 Chapters 9-11 Chapters 12-13 Chapters 14-16, Chapters 17-19,  Chapter 20,  Chapters 21-23 Review  St. Matthew's Lutheran School, Wisconsin
Online Trivia Quiz 1 Fun Trivia
Online Trivia Quiz 2 Fun Trivia
Online Trivia Quiz 3 Fun Trivia
Online Trivia Quiz 4 Fun Trivia
Online Trivia Quiz 5 Fun Trivia
Online Quiz Houghton Mifflin Education Place
Project simulates the world of Jonas in the book. ThinkQuest New York City
Questions by chapter. American Community School-Amman, Jordan
Reader's Guide includes questions for discussion. Random House
Simple Questions using yes/no and true/false answers for various chapters. Taking Grades Publishing Company
Study Questions for discussion and writing with page references. Literary Link
Teaching Ideas Ohio Literacy Resource Center
Teacher's Guide includes pre-reading activities, thematic connections with discussion questions, curriculum connections, and vocabulary. Random Hous
Technology Activity using a black and white camera.
Unit 1 includes activities, strategies, and worksheets. Novelinks-Brigham Young University
Unit 2 includes activities, strategies, and worksheets. Novelinks-Brigham Young University
WebQuest for finding a new home for the main character. Florida State University
WebQuest with before, during, and after reading activities. Northern York County School District
Word Search Houghton Mifflin Education Place





Tcat/LMS        07/11/2007