Description : Living in a "perfect" world without social ills, a boy approaches the time when he will receive a life assignment from the Elders, but his selection leads him to a mysterious man known as the Giver, who reveals the dark secrets behind the utopian facade.
Description : 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.
Description : For use in schools and libraries only. 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.
Description : They called her Water Claire. When she washed up on their shore, no one knew that she came from a society where emotions and colors didn’t exist. That she had become a Vessel at age thirteen. That she had carried a Product at age fourteen. That it had been stolen from her body. Claire had a son. But what became of him she never knew. What was his name? Was he even alive? She was supposed to forget him, but that was impossible. Now Claire will stop at nothing to find her child, even if it means making an unimaginable sacrifice. Son thrusts readers once again into the chilling world of the Newbery Medal winning book, The Giver, as well as Gathering Blue and Messenger where a new hero emerges. In this thrilling series finale, the startling and long-awaited conclusion to Lois Lowry’s epic tale culminates in a final clash between good and evil.
Description : Reproducible Reading Study Guides that give students the background and support they need to understand and enjoy literature. With these reading guides, your students will practice reading comprehension skills, sharpen their vocabulary and learn to identify literary elements.
Description : Includes an author biography, chapter summaries, vocabulary builders, reproducibles, discussion questions, and cross-curricular activities for students of all learning styles for Lowry's novel, "The Giver"
Description : Students analyze The Giver using key skills from the Common Core. Close reading of the text is required to answer text-dependent questions. Included are student pages with the text-dependent questions as well as suggested answers.
Description : The perfect companion to Lois Lowry's "The Giver," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Description : In a perfect world depicted in “The Giver”, well-matched couples get married. They raise exactly a boy and a girl, where these kids will receive their career assignments at the age of 12 years old. Jonas was appointed as the community’s Receiver of Memories. Under the Elders’ and the Giver’s tutelage, Jonas began to find disturbing reality about his utopian world. He later struggles to fight the weight of the world’s hypocrisy. Full of mysteries and set in a strange futuristic setting with a dash of Christian allegory here and there, many readers will love The Giver. It is a wonderful book, crafted skillfully to intrigue and to provoke thoughts in the minds of its reader. The Giver is a guaranteed hard to put down novel. It brings a brilliant theme and plot twists combined well with the setting. A 1994 Newberry Medal Winner, The Giver has become one of the most noteworthy novels of all times. Written by Lois Lowry, The Giver offers other three accompanying novels of the same genre and feeling. The book is available in Kindle and Paperback versions in the Amazon store. The readers who love Christian allegory should read this book.
Description : THE GIVER is soon to be a major motion picture starring Jeff Bridges, Katie Holmes and Taylor Swift. Now available for the first time in the UK, THE GIVER QUARTET is the complete four-novel collection.