The Door in the Wall by Marguerite De Angeli is a historical fiction, Newbery Medal Winner. The story takes place in the Middle Ages (also known as the Dark Ages) and tells the story of a 10 year old boy’s journey to become a Page (and ultimately a knight). Unfortunately, the Black Death plague has swept over London and he faces some obstacles on his journey. With the help of Brother Luke, a monk, he will become a most unexpected hero.
The Door in the Wall Study Guide & Lapook is 33 pages that includes:
Story SynopsisThe Door in the Wall Study Guide homeschool literature
Fact or Opinion
Similes & Metaphores
Reading Comprehension Questions by chapter
Lapbook (including major background topics to help student better understand the story)