Charlotte’s Web Unit Study

Welcome to day 3 of the 2012 ~ 10 Days of Homeschooling Blog Hop! This year my topic is 10 Days of Classic Literature. Over the 10 day series I will be sharing one unit study each day, for a total of 10 units you can go through with your students!

Psst….GIVEAWAY ALERT!…at the end of the blog hop I’ll be offering a Giveaway for the ENTIRE set of Classical Literature unit studies, so make sure to enter at the bottom of this post!



Each unit study contains educational lessons, activities and a fun lap book that your students will work on as they progress through the book. They also include book reports, vocabulary, critical thinking, story timelines, and comprehension. These studies are geared towards grades Kindergarten-4th, but can probably be adapted for older students as well.

I really designed these units to be a fun addition to reading the classics. I didn’t want them to be too stressful for myself or my kiddos, but instead give them something fun to do along with the stories to help them remember what they’ve learned in a fun hands-on way. The lap books included are wonderful for reviewing subject matter, and a great creative interactive homeschooling tool.

And without any further ado…here is today’s unit:

Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White


Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White is the tale of a runt pig named Wilbur who is saved by an intelligent spider named Charlotte, and the love of a little girl named Fern. The novel tells of Wilbur’s adventures on the farm and his friendship with Charlotte, the barn spider, and the other farm animals. Charlotte coaches Wilbur in etiquette, character, and articulateness. When Wilbur’s faces being slaughtered by the farmer, Charlotte writes messages praising Wilbur in her web in order to persuade the farmer to let him live. Charlotte’s Web is a classic of children’s literature, but is also enjoyable for adults!




In this unit students will learn about the animals on the farm, roman numerals, seasons, all about pigs, character studies, and logical thinking skills.



The units also include forms for predicting story plots, character analysis, identifying the protagonist and antagonist, a story timeline, and a final book report on the novel.


Get your copy today and start learning with classic literature! 


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  1. My daughter would really enjoy this!

  2. I love this one! I’d love to win.

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    Love this set!

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  7. Sherri brooks says:

    This sounds do good! I know my kids would have fun with it

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  8. Kate Winans says:

    My kids would love this!

  9. Love this idea for the great classic books!

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  11. Both my kids would love this:)

  12. This was one of my favorite books as a child. Thank you for the chance to win.

  13. Jennifer says:

    This was a favorite of mine too as a child…my family would love this!

  14. I love this one!! Thanks for the chance to win.

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  17. Bonnie in Florida says:

    Love Charlotte’s Wed and now my kids will too especially after doing a lap book! What a great way to help make the literature come alive!
    I want the ENTIRE set! 🙂

  18. Megan Vesel says:

    I would love to use this with my kids!

  19. Would love to do this unit study with my daughter. We are reading Charlotte’s Web right now!

  20. We love Charlottes Web

    • Roossy Tirta says:

      Would love to be able to study these classical literature units with my daughter. You are very generous, thanks for giving away these units…

  21. Michelle says:

    This was one of my favorite books as a child…would love to win this set…thanks for all your hard work!!!

  22. Michelle says:

    I subscribe by email!!

  23. My favorite!

  24. This is one of our favorite books! The lapbook looks like alot of fun.

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  27. I really love the books you’ve done so far and I can’t wait to see more. 🙂
    Thanks for the opportunity. Would love to win this for the kiddos.

  28. Thank you so much for the chance to win!

  29. These studies are amazing – sure hoping to win!

  30. One of my favorite children’s books!

  31. bookwrm06 says:

    These look great! Thanks for offering the giveaway!

  32. bookwrm06 says:

    I subscribe via email 🙂

  33. We will be reading this sometime this year, perfect!

  34. Charlotte’s Web is a favorite for all three of my kiddos!

  35. Jocelyn thomas says:

    These look great for my rising 4th grader!

  36. I subscribe via RSS

  37. Christine says:

    Thanks again for a great opportunity for a giveaway!

  38. My kids would love this!

  39. The local theatre club is putting this one on next week! The kids loved reading the book! Once again – great job!!

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  42. I think my daughter would really love these!

  43. What a great way for younger students to interact with a great book!

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  46. We are reading Charlotte’s Web right now! I would love to win the series!

  47. I subscribed via RSS.

    Love your work.

  48. Haley Shumway says:

    Love Charlotte’s Web!!! Great unit study

  49. sounds likes lots of fun materials!

  50. This looks so cool! This is what we need for my new-to-chapter-books princess. I already subscribe via RSS. Blessings.

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