School For Extraterrestrial Girls Level Guide

Category: Fiction
Guided Reading Level: Z
Grade Level Equivalent: Grade 7-8+
Interest Level: Grades 6 and Up
Educational Description: School for Extraterrestrial Girls volume # 1, Young Adult Graphic Novel, fantasy, Story elements: setting, plot and character development, Tara, teen main character, First person point of view, Figurative language, illustrations enhance meaning and tone, Conflict: man vs man, man vs self, man vs nature, man vs fate, Comprehension strategies: identify themes and central messages, cause and effect relationships, changes from beginning to end of the story, make text to self connections, inferences and draw conclusions. Themes & central messages: friendship, acceptance of self and others, coming of age, you don’t grow in comfort