The Knight at Dawn

The Knight at Dawn is the second Magic Tree House book, written by Mary Pope Osborne. This page contains reading comprehension questions, worksheets, and puzzles to go along with the book.

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Chapters 1-3
Check your students' understanding of the first three chapters of the book with these comprehension questions.
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This picture shows Annie running over the drawbridge and into the castle. Students color the picture and write a few sentences to explain what's happening in the scene.
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Chapters 4-6
This sheet includes questions about Jack and Annie's adventure in the dark room of the castle, and their encounter with the three guards.
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This picture shows Annie shining a flashlight at a guard in the castle. The guard is cowering in fear. Students color the illustration and write a few sentences to explain what's going on in the scene.
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Chapters 7-10
This sheet includes questions about Jack and Annie's swim in the castle's moat and their ride with the knight in shining armor.
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This picture shows Jack falling into the castle's moat while Annie looks on. Students use crayons to color the picture. Then they write a few sentences to describe what's happening on in the scene.
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Whole Book
Test student's comprehension of the story with these multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, and short answer questions.
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Compare and contrast Dinosaurs Before Dark and The Knight at Dawn.
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Find the words hidden in the puzzle. Word list includes castle, knight, secret passage, armor, tree house, feast, guards, and flashlight.
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Here's a fun game in which your students will search the classroom for hidden facts about Mary Pope Osborne.
1st through 3rd Grades
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This printable page has a set of four bookmarks that you can cut apart and give to your students.
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Knights at Dawn
Literature Circles
Student writes a brief summary of the assigned chapters.
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Student writes four open-ended discussion questions to share with the group.
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Draw a scene from the story. Include characters and setting in your picture.
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Make connections between events in the story and the real world.
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Find challenging vocabulary words from the story and define each.
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Students can use this as a cover page for their literature circle packet. Includes a large picture to color.
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See also:
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