Scott Westerfeld, Uglies
Lesson plans and teaching resources

Scott Westerfeld
The author's official site.

Learning to Use Context to Create Meaning: Developing a Functional System for Vocabulary
Students work with context, structure, sound, and reference to determine the meaning of unfamiliar words.

Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
A variety of reading strategies to use with the novel, including Question-Answer-Response and Guided Imagery.

This digital booktalk (1:49) could serve as part of a prereading activity. Follow links to video booktalk for Pretties and The Specials .

Uglies Discussion Questions
Ten discussion questions written by the author.

Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
This 5-page Book Discussion kit from the Chicago Public Library requires Adobe Reader or compatible application for access.

So Yesterday by Scott Westerfeld
This digital booktalk (1:09) can serve as a prereading activity.