Day 2

Hatchet Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Where Did Brian Crash?

    Kind of Activity:



    Students will research flight paths and geography and determine where Brian could have crashed.

    Common Core Standards:

    CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.6.1, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.6.2


    This is an involved research project to determine where Brian may have ended up crashing the plane. Students will need to analyze a variety of factors to come up with a location for the crash. Of course, there is no correct answer, as Gary Paulsen never specifies where the plane went down. Instead students may end up with different answers, all of which are acceptable as long as they support their answer with their research.

    Some of...

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