The Dark Is Rising

The Dark Is Rising

The perfect book for the Christmas season.

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781409048343

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 400

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The perfect book for the Christmas season. It is Midwinter's Eve, the night before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. Will is about to make a shocking discovery - that he is the last person to be born with the power of the Old Ones, and as a guardian of the Light he must begin a dangerous journey to vanquish the terrifyingly evil magic of the Dark.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

The Dark Is Rising Sequence

The Dark Is Rising Sequence

This complete collection includes Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark Is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; and Silver on the Tree.

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books

ISBN: 1442489677

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 1088

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Epic. Bestselling. Award-winning. The complete Dark Is Rising Sequence is now available as one keepsake collection. Will Stanton’s ordinary life is shattered with the dreadful revelation that the Dark—the source of all evil—is rising in its last and greatest bid to control the world. He finds that he is no ordinary boy, but the last-born of the Old Ones, immortals dedicated to keeping mankind free from the Dark. Soon Will is swept up in the great battle, along with his ageless master, Merriman; the three Drew children, who are mortal but have their own vital part to play; and a strange boy named Bran. These six fight fear and death in a quest through time and space interwoven with the most ancient myths of the islands of Britain—until, at last, Will and Bran find the weapon that will ultimately vanquish the Dark. One of the most celebrated fantasy sequences of all time, The Dark Is Rising is a searing, epic rendering of the eternal conflict between good and evil. This complete collection includes Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark Is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; and Silver on the Tree.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

The Dark Is Rising An Instructional Guide for Literature

The Dark Is Rising  An Instructional Guide for Literature

The Dark Is Rising: An Instructional Guide for Literature provides engaging activities that incorporate the following research-based literacy skills: close reading tasks; text-based vocabulary practice; cross-curricular activities; text ...

Author: Suzanne I. Barchers

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 9781425889760

Category: Education

Page: 72

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Looking for ways to add rigor to your students' explorations of rich, complex literature? Students will be engaged as they analyze this Newbery Honor and Carnegie Medal Honor Book about a boy's journey to defeat dark forces. The Dark Is Rising: An Instructional Guide for Literature provides engaging activities that incorporate the following research-based literacy skills: close reading tasks; text-based vocabulary practice; cross-curricular activities; text-dependent questions; reader response writing prompts; leveled comprehension questions; story elements comprehension tasks; diverse and relevant assessments. Strengthen your students' literacy skills by implementing this high-interest resource in your classroom!
Categories: Education

The Dark Is Rising Leveled Comprehension Questions

The Dark Is Rising Leveled Comprehension Questions

These leveled discussion questions about The Dark Is Rising require students to read closely, make connections, and share their analyses. Included are leveled comprehension questions and suggested answers.

Author: Suzanne Barchers

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 9781480795082

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Page: 15

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These leveled discussion questions about The Dark Is Rising require students to read closely, make connections, and share their analyses. Included are leveled comprehension questions and suggested answers.
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The Grey King

The Grey King

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Simon Pulse

ISBN: 0689710895

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 165

View: 529

In this volume of The Dark Is Rising sequence, Will Stanton, visiting in Wales, is swept into a desperate quest to find the golden harp and to awaken the ancient Sleepers.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

The Dark Is Rising The Complete Sequence

The Dark Is Rising  The Complete Sequence

This complete collection includes "Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark Is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; "and" Silver on the Tree."

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781442483309

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 1144

View: 540

Epic. Bestselling. Award-winning. The complete Dark Is Rising Sequence is now available as one keepsake collection. Will Stanton's ordinary life is shattered with the dreadful revelation that the Dark--the source of all evil--is rising in its last and greatest bid to control the world. He finds that he is no ordinary boy, but the last-born of the Old Ones, immortals dedicated to keeping mankind free from the Dark. Soon Will is swept up in the great battle, along with his ageless master, Merriman; the three Drew children, who are mortal but have their own vital part to play; and a strange boy named Bran. These six fight fear and death in a quest through time and space interwoven with the most ancient myths of the islands of Britain--until, at last, Will and Bran find the weapon that will ultimately vanquish the Dark. One of the most celebrated fantasy sequences of all time, The Dark Is Rising is a searing, epic rendering of the eternal conflict between good and evil. This complete collection includes "Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark Is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; "and" Silver on the Tree."
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Over Sea Under Stone

Over Sea  Under Stone

Three children on a holiday in Cornwall find an ancient manuscript which sends them on a dangerous quest for a grail that would reveal the true story of King Arthur.

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Simon Pulse

ISBN: 0020427859

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 243

View: 282

Three children on vacation in Cornwall find an ancient manuscript which sends them on a dangerous quest that entraps them in the eternal battle between the forces of the Light and the Dark.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Silver on the Tree

Silver on the Tree

This is the fifth and last book in "The Dark Is Rising" sequence.

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780689849183

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 288

View: 641

This is the fifth and last book in "The Dark Is Rising" sequence. The Dark is rising in its last and greatest bid to control the world. The servants of the light: Will Stanton, the last of the Old Ones, the mysterious Professor Merriman, and the strange albino Welsh boy, Bran, are helped by three ordinary children in this last desperate battle.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Greenwitch

Greenwitch

Jane's invitation to witness the making of the Greenwitch begins a series of sinister events in which she and her two brothers help the Old Ones recover the grail stolen by the Dark.

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Puffin

ISBN: 0241377102

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Page: 272

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In their desperate quest to find the grail, stolen by the forces of the Dark, the Drew children have returned to Trewissick. One night, in a strange ceremony, Jane watches the village women construct the Greenwitch: an ancient offering to the sea. Overcome by the Greenwitch's power, Jane makes a perilous wish - one that will tip the balance in the ongoing struggle between good and evil. The third haunting, magical book in the highly acclaimed Dark is Rising sequence.
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The Grey King

The Grey King

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Puffin

ISBN: 0241377110

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Page: 160

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Following a serious illness, Will is sent to stay with his uncle in the wild, bleak mountains of Tywyd. He is troubled by vague memories until he meets the mysterious Bran - and suddenly Will knows the task that lies ahead. With Bran's help, Will set outs to find the golden harp and awaken the six sleepers who must join the final battle between the Dark and the Light. But Will is about to encounter his most terrifying opponent yet: the Grey King.
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The Seeker

The Seeker

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ISBN: OCLC:56540404

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Page: 143

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The Seeker

The Seeker

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ISBN: OCLC:56540404

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Dark Is Rising Sequence Box Set

Dark Is Rising Sequence Box Set

SUMMARY: Cooper's highly acclaimed series--Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark Is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; and Silver on the Tree--is now available in its entirety for the first time in an attractive, sturdy boxed set that's perfect ...

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Publisher: Xionix Inc.

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SUMMARY: Cooper's highly acclaimed series--Over Sea, Under Stone; The Dark Is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; and Silver on the Tree--is now available in its entirety for the first time in an attractive, sturdy boxed set that's perfect for gift giving. CC
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Over Sea Under Stone

Over Sea  Under Stone

Vacationing in a seaside village in Cornwall, three children stumble upon a brittle old map showing the location of a magical relic of Arthurian days, leading them into a high-pitched battle of good and evil.

Author: Susan Cooper

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781416949640

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 196

View: 344

Vacationing in a seaside village in Cornwall, three children stumble upon a brittle old map showing the location of a magical relic of Arthurian days, leading them into a high-pitched battle of good and evil.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

The Dark Is Rising Comprehension Assessment

The Dark Is Rising Comprehension Assessment

Dark. Is. Rising. Will Stanton hopes that a rare early snow will fall on his small
English village of Huntercombe, as a special treat to mark the approach of both
his eleventh birthday and Christmas . The snow indeed begins to fall, but Will
soon ...

Author: Suzanne Barchers

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 9781480795143

Category:

Page: 4

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These assessment questions for The Dark Is Rising are modeled after current testing models requiring students to revisit the text for answers. Students have to support their opinions and inferences with examples from the text.
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The Dark Is Rising Post Reading Activities

The Dark Is Rising Post Reading Activities

Choose a main character from The Dark Is Rising . Think about that character's
point of view . From that character's perspective, decide if the character would
agree or disagree with the statements . Record the character's opinion by
marking an ...

Author: Suzanne Barchers

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 9781480795136

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Page: 5

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These assessment questions for The Dark Is Rising are modeled after current testing models requiring students to revisit the text for answers. Students have to support their opinions and inferences with examples from the text.
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