Through Madeleine L’Engle’s entrancing science fiction adventure, students will learn:
About the Author and Illustrator: Learn about Madeleine L’Engle.
Background: Science and theology.
Vocabulary words used throughout the novel, utilizing a variety of activities to stimulate retention and growth.
Literary Techniques: Point of view, description, characterization, flashback, in context, dictionary, conflict, allusion, personification, mood, parody, plot, conflict, complications, themes.
Moral Lessons and Character Values: Peer pressure, things we cannot understand, praise God, talents, anger, suffering, equality, pride, justification, weakness, conformity, freedom, good vs. evil, love, angels.
Activities and Writing Assignments: Einstein, astronomy, law, writing, dimensions, discussion, advertising, crossword, art, history.
Suggestions for Further Reading: We include a wonderful reading list of more books by the same author(s) and other books that tie in with, or are similar to, A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle.
All of the unit lessons are written from a Christian worldview!
Features and Benefits of the study guide
Printed Workbook Format
- Large 8.5×11 format is convenient to read and easy on the eyes
- Every question has plenty of whitespace for student’s answers
- Encourages neat and clean handwriting practice
- Easily transports without the need for a laptop or other expensive equipment
- Provides a permanent record of the student’s work
- Convenient, removable answer key included for the teacher!