Castle in the attic book report

When I initially designed this set of castle templates, it was for a group project for the novel The Whipping Boy.

The Castle in the Attic

The funny thing about this book when it was read to me in the 2nd grade was it was the first book being read to me that had no pictures. This Castle Book Report Project contains the following writing components: Phillips falls into a depression.

Even though it was like osmotic shock at first to not get a book with no pictures, the wording and descriptions in this book were so vivid and memorable I was able to imagine what was going on in the book in no time.

I hope that these photographs will give you an idea of what a finished castle project looks like. The book also has an underlying theme of overcoming fears so this would also be good to address".

Inside the two roof triangles and the castle door, students draw and color three pictures. If you want to read a book that is very entertaining and will keep you turning the pages, this is the book for you.

There are 3 pages of directions on how to assemble this project, the first 2 are shown below. This castle book report project includes 3 pages of assembly directions on how to prepare and assemble this project. The setting is when and where the story takes place.

Which techniques did Elizabeth Winthrop use? You can also use this Castle Book Report set as a group project.

Think about something special that a character in the book did and write about that event. Finally, I know that it takes teachers a lot of valuable time to assemble their classroom bulletin board displays.

William has Sir Simon shrink him and he enters the castle to join his two friends. My students have loved completing these castle projects with the members of their group!

Depending on the age of your students, you could assemble these castle projects ahead of time for your students. If you are interested in seeing a castle group project specific to the The Whipping Boy, please click on the underlined links in this paragraph.

However, William and Sir Simon lack the ability to return Mrs. For this reason, my students never begin their book report projects by writing on their final draft templates, instead they write on first draft worksheets.

While traveling through a magical forest, Sir Simon is tempted by the apparition of his old horse Moonlight, leaves the path and disappears, after having warned William that doing just that will cause one to get lost forever.

I changed name to names Grading Rubric: This Castle Book Report Project includes 9 bulletin board accent pieces.

Learning of a legend that states that when there is a lady, a knight, and a squirea quest can be undertaken to stop Alastor, William decides to become a squire to undo his mistake. When I noticed my teacher was showing us pictures, I asked her why. These 5 accent pieces contain a title helmet and 4 helmets with the main writing topics written on the helmets: Many teachers spend their valuable time cutting out large display letters or making a banner on their own at home on their computer.

Sometimes the author accomplishes this with attention to detail, sometimes by showing us the real world that surrounds the magic, sometimes by giving us very believable characters.

It is a great book for teaching about the architecture of the time period with its descriptions of castles and the surrounding territory. I always assemble the project myself beforehand and complete it. Below are examples of the first 10 templates: Find 5 words that you are unfamiliar with from your story.

William manages to make it through the forest on his own and encounters an old man at an apple tree. The knight, Sir Simon, comes to life and tells William stories about olden times and an evil wizard who is ruling his kingdom.

Students draw pictures in these 2 triangles.Report abuse. Transcript of Summary of The Castle in the Attic Mrs Philips gives William her toy castle as a good bye present. Excitedly, William goes upstairs to play with the knight that was in the castle.

When he gets to the attic, he picks up the knight and it suddenly comes to life. The knight's name is Sir Simon and he had been. The Castle in the Attic was the winner of the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book the novel is set in approximately the same year as the book was written, it would have one page report on this individual on a separate sheet of paper.

Your report should. Transcript of book report on THE CASTLE IN THE ATTIC The Castle In the Attic by Elizabeth Winthrop the main characters in this story are, William, Sir Simon, Mrs. Phillips, and Alastor The main setting is william's Castle, andSir Simon's Castle.

the plot is, William and Sir Simon go to take back Sir Simon's kingdom. William has Sir Simon shrink him and he enters the castle to join his two friends. Mrs. Phillips and Sir Simon spend a week training him before Sir Simon and William leave, exiting the castle in Sir Simon's mi-centre.comher: Holiday House.

The Castle in the Attic - Kindle edition by Elizabeth Winthrop, Trina Schart Hyman. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Castle in the Attic/5(). This castle book report project contains four worksheets for students to write their first drafts on. On my first draft worksheets, I have designed the writing line spaces to match the spaces allotted on the final draft castle templates.

Castle in the attic book report
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