Tuck Everlasting

"Tuck Everlasting" by Natalie Babbitt is a thought-provoking novel that introduces readers to a young girl who discovers a family with a secret to eternal life. This classic story weaves themes of immortality, the cycles of nature, and the consequences of everlasting life, prompting deep reflection on the concept of living forever. The topic pack allows students to reconstruct and engage with the pivotal scenes from the book, enabling them to explore the main ideas and analyze the complex character dynamics. Exercises included in this pack help students to delve into the mood and tone, unpack the internal and external conflicts, and expand their vocabulary. Apply the keyword #Tuck Everlasting to access all content from this pack in the Comic Maker, enriching students' exploration of this enduring tale.

Curriculum Connections:

  • Wit & Wisdom (K-8) — Wit & Wisdom, Grade 8 Module 3.
  • Into Literature (6-12)