The Giver: Build the Community

8-10 yrs old

11-13 yrs old

Art and Design

Reading and Writing

Using details from the book, your task is to build the setting of the Community. Include all buildings described, the bridge, family dwellings, etc.

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June 21, 2018


  • Collaboration
  • Project Based Learning

Learning Objectives

  • Use text based evidence to create the setting of "The Giver"

Guiding Ideas

What buildings are mentioned and described?

Where do important events take place?
What transportation is used?

Student Activities

Use text-based evidence to build the Community.




Any other important features

Performance Expectations

Use text based evidence from the book to create the setting.

Think about transportation and other structures important to the plot.

Most importantly, think about how the setting propels the plot forward.


  • Collaboration
  • Project Based Learning

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