This packet contains lessons aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for grades 5 – 6. Choose between printable activities or go paperless with digital resources that are compatible with Google Classroom. This comprehensive unit includes vocabulary practice, comprehension quizzes, constructed response writing prompts with organizers for planning, and language arts lessons. This unit also includes a tie-in nonfictional text with activities to practice informational comprehension and wri
This complete novel study on Jewell Parker Rhodes new book Ghost Boys is a phenomenal resource for whole class novel study. This pack has everything you need to dive deep into this exciting page-turner! An editable Google Slides presentation is included for use in your classroom. Features-academic vocabulary-vocabulary frayer model capture sheets (update!)-chapter questions-answer keys for all chapter questions-social connections -book club chat topics -additional activities for writing
Pre ReadingQuotes StudyParent LetterExplorationQuick writeAnticipation GuidePicture Book SuggestionsCover Art Digital Unit on Google Slides AND PRINT UNIT Each section include:- Standard Focus: a purpose for reading- Active Listening Page: Identify new vocabulary, sketch note, and write down questions as they read the book- Vocabulary: Vocabulary activities and words provided- Think and Respond: multiple journal entries with questions related to the focus standard and based on Bloom's Taxonomy-
I have created reading comprehension questions for the novel "Ghost Boys" by Jewell Parker Rhodes. The questions you will receive require students to answer "right there" questions, make inferences, text-dependent questions, and use evidence from the text to support their thinking. I have NOT included an answer key because there are many "correct" answers to the different questions. These questions are perfect for a read aloud, independent study, book clubs, exit slips, guided reading groups, an
Save hours of prep with this creative, yet completely comprehensive novel unit. This guided journal project includes 40 student pages for "Ghost Boys" by Jewell Parker Rhodes. There's a lot of material in here for you to choose from - mix & match according to your classroom needs depending on how much time you have to devote to the book and what you need to cover. This resource is perfect if you're looking for novel activities that are engaging and demonstrate comprehension WITHOUT multiple
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Ghost Boys Novel Bundle:This package includes all of the materials I used to teach the novel Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes, and more! This novel is suited for mid-level readers. However, I used these materials and the novel with level 1 & 2 EL students in high school, and it was appropriate (and they BEGGED me every day to read a little more!).This package includes:7 Quizzes for sections of the novel. The quizzes focus on character, events, and vocabulary. Quizzes are for every 4 chapte
One week of pre reading activities to prepare students for the book.-Parent letter-Guided video walk and quick writes-Exploration guides-Travel Guide to Chicago-Cover art-Quotes Study-Anticipation Guide-Accompanying picture book recommendationsAlso includes standards based universal templates you can use while reading the book:Print and Use Templates:Vocabulary LogVocabulary BannerVocabulary FramesCharacter Traits AnalysisCharacter ChangeCharacter ComparisonText Structure AnalysisText Structure
This HyperDoc is designed to be used while reading the realistic-fiction novel, Ghost Boys, by Jewell Parker Rhodes. Contains YouTube video, common core aligned comprehension questions, and extended writing opportunities relating to themes introduced in Ghost Boys.Language Arts:Vocabulary Using ContextAnalyzing CharactersCharacter ChangePerspectiveUsing Evidence to support a claimFigurative LanguageJuxtapositionSocial Studies: Implicit BiasProtestingEmmett TillThurgood MarshallThis HyperDoc is d
Ghost Boys by Rhodes Novel GuideThis novel guide includes:Chapter by chapter comprehension questionsAnswer keyThemes activityNew vocabularySummaryCause and Effect ActivityExtension resourcesWriting Workshop Post-Reading QuestionsEssay questionsKLW ChartIf you have any questions, please email me @ email@example.comThis product is ideal for: Teaching social studiesTeaching about American History Teaching about social issuesSimilar Resource(s): "Black Brother, Black Brother"by Jewell Parker Rhod
This is a close reading guide to the book Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes.Jerome and Emmett meet as ghosts. They are not quite sure why they can only see each other or why they are both seen by Sarah, the daughter of the police officer who shot Jerome. Little by little, their stories emerge, and Jerome and Emmett realize what it is they have in common.This is a MUST READ in the middle school classroom. Ghost Boys will give your students a different view of racial violence that will truly driv
Are you looking for a Novel Study for Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes?If you don't have time for questions after every chapter,this is the PERFECT product for you!Works well for comprehension of a class read aloud, book club, or literacy circles.*7 Excellent activities to go with the novel!It includes:*Quiz for pages 1-112*Quiz for pages 113-210*Character Traits*Discussion Cards (perfect for large or small groups)*Cause/Effect*Essay Prompt*Project Choice BoardRelated Products:The New Kid Nove
Thought provoking reading discussion questions for students to complete as they read Ghost Boys, by Jewell Parker Rhodes.Questions are organized chapter by chapter in an easy to read and respond with chart format. Novel Description: Twelve-year-old Jerome is the latest victim, shot by a white police officer who mistakes his toy gun for a threat. As a ghost he observes the devastation that's been unleashed on his family and community in the wake of what they see as an unjust and brutal killing
GHOST BOYS Teaching Companion is a 75 page book full of all you will need to guide your students through the NOVEL UNIT, GHOST BOYS, by Jewell Parker Rhodes. It is complete with vocabulary enrichment and definitions, including chapter and page numbers. The many cultural and historical topics referenced in the novel are included, with many images. The "Read About It, Think About It, Talk About It, Write About It" sections include guiding questions that will lead your students to deeper think
Get this novel unit bundle for the novel Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes. It has many activities, comprehension, vocabulary, and writing resources made specifically for this novel and which will keep your students so engaged! It has the following -This resource has both print and digital ( Google Slides) options.Comprehension and Vocabulary UnitThis resource is a novel study based on the book Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes. This resource has all you need to teach in-depth comprehension sk
Ghost Boys Novel Pack:This package includes all of the materials I used to teach the novel Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes. This novel is suited for mid-level readers. However, I used these materials and the novel with level 1 & 2 EL students in high school, and it was appropriate (and they BEGGED me every day to read a little more!). This package includes:· 7 Quizzes for sections of the novel. The quizzes focus on character, events, and vocabulary. Quizzes are for every 4 chapters. (I r
Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes Novel Guide Google Classroom This novel guide includes: Chapter by chapter comprehension questionsAnswer keyThemes activityNew vocabulary Summary Cause and Effect ActivityPost - Reading Writing Workshop Questions Extension resources Essay questions KLW ChartThis product is ideal for: Teaching social studiesTeaching about American History Teaching about social issuesSimilar Resource(s): "Black Brother, Black Brother"by Jewell Parker Rhodes - Novel Study Guide "T
Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes includes everything necessary for a successful novel study unit including test, questions, activities, essay, worksheets, journal responses, etc. Your students will enjoy the rigor and creativity of this lesson built on best teaching practices.Featured:Reading comprehension questions, excerpts from the book, videos, with questions and reflections.“Whiteness" Project (the bonus) activity through Harvard, videos, questions, and reflections.Poetry Slam: Poetry Sla
This bundle contains the background building pre-reading unit, vocabulary activities, Interactive Notebook, and the final projects for the full novel Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes. This is great for use in book clubs, literature circles, or as a whole class novel. The product is specifically designed to meet the needs of ELLs and struggling readers. Thank you!If you like this bundle please consider leaving a review! You can find more resources like these on my website, ESL is My Jam.*Note:
This ghost craft is a perfect way to get your hallway or bulletin board festive and ready for the Halloween season! Included in this download are all the pieces needed to complete this craft, two sign options (G is for Ghost and Trick or Treat), as well as instructions/tips. Simply print onto desired colored paper, cut out, and paste! Happy Halloween!
This packet contains lessons aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for grades 5 – 6. This abridged unit includes vocabulary practice, comprehension quizzes, and constructed response writing prompts with organizers for planning.Be sure to check out all three versions of the Ghost Boys Book Unit to determine which best fits your teaching needs and style. This is the full printable + digital resources version. Version #1 - This product contains the entire printable version + digital re
Get ready for Halloween with these adorable Ghost Crafts. It contains everything you need to make this craft. You can copy the pages onto colored paper or use them as templates to trace the shapes. This would fit perfectly with Halloween and Fall themes!After assembly, students can draw a mouth with crayon, marker or colored pencils.The colors I have used are just suggestions. You can customize this craft with the colors of your choice.(C)Little Ray of Sunshine 2018******************************
This packet contains lessons aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for grades 5 – 6. This comprehensive unit includes vocabulary practice, comprehension quizzes, constructed response writing prompts with organizers for planning, and language arts lessons. This unit also includes a tie-in nonfictional text with activities to practice informational comprehension and writing. Be sure to check out all three versions of the Ghost Boys Book Unit to determine which best fits your teaching
Get 3 incredible units for a very discounted price! We use these with our 5th graders but would recommend 5th-7th. They pair great for book clubs or differentiated groupings with our suggestion as: Refugee as the higher, ALWTW as on level, and Ghost Boys as the lower. However, all cover very real, very heavy, and very relevant content. Our digital units can be used for online learning or independent study with ease. A portion of all our sales goes to educate children in Africa.NOW WITH DIGITAL C