Companion Books

Curriculum Embedded Task
New Hampshire Task Bank, Writing about Reading
Louisa Bliss
Lucy Calkins
Audra Kirshbaum Robb
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English / Language Arts
7, 8
Middle (6-8)

A Companion Book is a literary analysis of a piece of literature.  The purpose of a companion book is for students to write powerfully and analytically about their reading; to think big about themes but always connecting them to the events and characters in the book.  As...