If you plan on showing both the Lost Boys of Sudan documentary from PBS and the God Grew Tired of Us documentary from National Geographic, save with this bundle of my teaching packages for these two films. These films each follow a different set of Lost Boys struggling to adjust to life in America
The Lost Boy is the sequel to the book A Child Called “IT”. The memoir chronicles what happened to David after he was removed from his mother’s house. There are 33 pages in this bundle. Included in this bundle are:
Study Guide Questions for the entire book
Chapter Summaries (for either y
"God Grew Tired of Us" is an awesome documentary about the "Lost Boys" that exposes students to the genocide and civil war in Sudan in an intriguing way. It follows the lives of a group of boys over a few years as they leave the African refugee camps and resettle in the USA. A history of the genoc
Everything you need to educate your class about real issues in modern Africa in an engaging and impactful way. Students are appalled to learn that genocides still exist in our world. This unit teaches them empathize with the people and want to make a positive change in this world without emphasizi
This activity package for the critically acclaimed documentary Lost Boys of Sudan from PBS is perfect to pair with the novel A Long Walk to Water, any other unit dealing with refugee and immigration experiences, or even in a modern history Social Studies class. This package contains a teacher's guid
The Lost Boy lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, and more. The lessons and act
The Lost Boy is the sequel to the book A Child Called “IT”. The memoir chronicles what happened to David after he was removed from his mother’s house.
Are you tired of using handouts? Are you looking for a good way to differentiate? Have you tried using task cards? Task Cards are a great teaching t
This activity showcases several poems written about, for, or by "Lost Boys" of Sudan. Poetry analysis questions help students gain more practice with reading, analyzing, and responding to poetry. These poems offer opportunities to make some deep connections to A Long Walk to Water, as well as other
The Buddy Files: The Case of the Lost Boy - Comprehension
Microsoft Word Version
Questions. The book has a 450 Lexile and is good for grade 2 - 3 or even 4th grade. This version is in Microsoft Word. The is a no fluff copy of the questions. Sometimes all you need is the questions. These could be
COMPACT COMPREHENSION GUIDES (CCGs)
1. Can be used for a variety of instructional purposes, such as Guided Reading, Literacy Centers, and Take-home programs
2. Assesses Vocabulary, Comprehension, and Writing skills in a compact, easy-to-use, uniform format
3. Uses Who, What, Where, When, Why, Which
I have used the song that is sang by Ruth B. Students are to do identify 11 different terms that apply to poetry/this song. Then, the students are to use their definitions and the song lyrics to be able to identify the terms.
When I have done similar activities in class, allowing the students to li
This is a video guide for the Lost Boys of Sudan video, in which students put themselves in the shoes of the lost boys to answer questions about how they would handle similar situations. It's a good way to keep them engaged throughout the video without having them answer rote questions about what th
This two page document includes eight thorough standardized test questions, including a tricky two-part question! They pull directly from the lyrics of Lost Boy by Ruth B, and include higher level analysis.
Questions are categorized according to their topic. For example, some questions discuss th
The J.M. Barrie & the Lost Boys lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, and mo
The Lost Boys: Why Our Sons Turn Violent and How We Can Save Them lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homew
Intrigue! Romance! Lost Treasure!
Mix it all up with a good measure of silliness - what more could you want?
Cast 10-18 M/F
Simple set, minimal props, costume
Suitable for Grade 7 upwards
Simple language and lots of physical comedy.
Reading this first grade passage will help your students focus on context clues to guide comprehension. The story is an original text with accompanying comprehension questions.
Use in guided reading for fluency and then buddy or independent reading for question response.
Please review this prod
This menu activity allows for multiple entry points into a lesson. It appeals to students different needs by giving them choices that relate to art, writing, etc.. I use this menu with several articles about the "Lost Boys" from the South Sudanese war, which relates to A Long Walk To Water. I have g
The Lost Boys of Sudan is a 2003 documentary following a group of teenage Sudanese refugees as they struggle to adapt to their new life in America. This movie has been a student favorite and I would highly recommend using it in Geography classes. This packet has a previewing activity and questions f
Close reading with music is a way to engage your students so they enjoy close reading!
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Music is a way of letting our emotions out and allowing ourselves to express our feelings. Music speak
**2/17: If you have recently updated to Smart Notebook version 16.2, the Flash components of this file will not work anymore, because SMART Technologies no longer supports Adobe Flash. I have created an updated version of the calendar which replaces the Flash components with other interactive elemen
This comprehensive grades 6-8 unit for the novel A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park includes everything you need to engage and excite readers, helping them to master important skills and standards like close reading and comparing history to fiction. Students will fall in love with Salva Dut, fol
A Long Walk to Water is the story of a courageous and determined boy named Salva, who leaves his war-torn village and embarks on a journey that takes him across thousands of miles in search of safety and his family.
This unit is aligned to the common core, and designed for 5th grade, but may be sui
Synopsis: Second to the right and straight on till morning! This will lead you to the original version of Peter Pan.
Peter and the lost boys want and need a mother. Peter talks Wendy Darling into coming to Neverland with him to be their mother. It becomes an adventure filled with pirates, red
This product contains 28 songs to enhance your tier 1 or tier 2 English Language Arts. It's a perfect supplement to poetry units that touch on music and lyrics. Each song has a close reading worksheet to accompany it with instructions for a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd reading of the song. Students will be abl
Synopsis: How did Peter learn to fly? How did he and his lost boys come to Never Land? Who was Captain Hook before he got his hook? Where did Tinkerbell and the mermaids come from? These questions and more are answered in this tell all book.
A mysterious voyage to the Kingdom of Run
Peter Pan: Literacy, Listening and Language Activities is a spectacular pack boasting seven full games/activities. Your students will love practicing their target skills while having fun and learning about this iconic story!
1. Peter Pan Analogies features 18 story-related analogy cards for studen
Close reading with music is a way to engage your students so they enjoy close reading!
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Music is a way of letting our emotions out and allowing ourselves to express our feelings. Music speaks to people, it inspires people, and it allows people to express
This EDITABLE 76 page The Good Lie Movie Guide includes vocabulary, comprehension questions, journals, video activities, crossword puzzles, cultural information, and Who Am I activities in English and Spanish. All of the included materials will ensure that students truly learn the lessons taught by
Peter Pan, fairy tales, writing, posters,write the room, vocabulary
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There are 10 Peter Pan related word posters in this download. They include
A summative performance assessment for the novel "A Long Walk to Water" by Linda Sue Park!
The novel "A Long Walk to Water," which is based partly on actual people and almost entirely on actual events, is a gripping story of a Lost Boy of Sudan. Through heart-wrenching twists and turns, the reader
Peter Pan Cootie Catchers:
These cootie catchers/ fortune tellers are a great way for students to have fun while learning about the characters and plot developments of the Story: Peter Pan. How to Play and Assembly Instructions are included.
Students identify the following characters based from th
Comprehension questions for the novel "A Long Walk to Water" by Linda Sue Park!
The novel "A Long Walk to Water," which is based partly on actual people and almost entirely on actual events, is a gripping story of a Lost Boy of Sudan. Through heart-wrenching twists and turns, the readers of this st
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This bundle contains three great activities to accompany the novel "A Long Walk to Water" by Linda Sue Park. These activities are meant to deepen student thinking, provide a context for conversations about themes and content related
This is a complete, detailed, and all-original set of response questions and prompts for every single chapter of the autobiographical novel "What is the What" by Dave Eggers and Valentino Achak Deng. None of this material comes from any online sources such as book groups or publisher pages, this is
This activity gives students four example case studies of different types of migration. Students will need to identify the type of migration, push factors and pull factors. One of the example case studies is a link to a video about the "Lost Boys".
Community Clip art set contains images of people being Community Helpers in different ways. Commercial use ok
You will get:
- Boy at blood bank
- Crossing guard
- Girl crossing the road
- Lost boy
- Nurse and sick boy
- Police with crying boy
- 3 men sandbagging flood
- A security guard
- 2 ladies
ARE YOUR STUDENTS LEARNING ABOUT PETER PAN? HERE'S A GREAT WORD SEARCH THAT INCLUDES IMPORTANT PEOPLE, PLACES AND THINGS FROM THIS BELOVED STORY.
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A four-part project from Silvestris Educational Publications that puts your students on the island with the lost boys. Before long, they will be arguing over what they need to do in order to survive, and why Jack should be in charge of building the huts instead of Ralph. By the end of the project th
This is a unit test covering all the essential material from the novel They Poured Fire on Us From the Sky: The Story of Three Lost Boys From Sudan by Alephonsion Deng, Benson Deng, Benjamin Ajak, and Judy Bernstein. The test is slightly over 3 pages long and is comprised of 5 matching, 13 multiple
This Peter Pan clip art collection includes: Peter Pan, Wendy, Michael, John, Tinkerbell with and without dust, Captain Hook, Tiger Lily, Mermaid, and three Lost Boys. These come in color and original black line masters all in png format for use in personal or commercial products. Enjoy creating!
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This mini-lesson uses the song "Lost Boy" by Ruth B to teach the following ELA Reading Literature Standard:
ANALYZE HOW A MODERN WORK DRAWS ON TH
Peter Pan End of the Year Awards !
Students LOVE earning and collecting behavior beads/tags/charms. These special edition are a fun alternative to end of year awards. Over thirty Colorful End of the Year PETER PAN Awards for the End of School. Print on cardstock, then laminate them and attach to s
Year of No Rain by Alice Mead! Great novel for social studies class or incorporating history into LA. 2 weeks worth of amazing lessons jam packed into an easy to read novel for fifth to seventh grade. Story takes place in South Sudan prior to its recent independence. It's about a village boy and ho
Included in this update--
--Chapters 1-6 vocabulary words
--Chapters 1-6 word search with answer key
--Chapters 1-6 crossword puzzles (answer key not yet included)
--Vocabulary quizzes for chapters 1-4 (with answer keys)
--links and questions for 2 informational text articles (w
These 45 multiple choice questions on the opening seven chapters of Linda Sue Park's historical novella set during the civil wars in Sudan, based on the accounts of one of the actual Lost Boys of Sudan, focus on characterization, plot, contest clues, figurative language, Imagery, Details, Diction, a
This product includes activity ideas and video clips for the following literature circle books:
Ender's Game- Orson Scott Cards
And Then there Were None- Agatha Christie
Monster- Walter Dean Myers
Lost Boy, Lost Girl: Escaping the Civil War in Sudan- John Bul Dau
Tex- S.E. Hinton
It also lists the
A writing exercise handout in which students write a diary entry from the point of view of Captain Hook in the Peter Pan stories. The writing focuses on details of Hook's encounters with Peter Pan and the Lost Boys, and his expression of feeling about them. Can be used with the Peter Pan book, or wi
You will find this study guide valuable for guiding students through a viewing of all or part of the acclaimed documentary "God Grew Tired of Us" chronicling the struggles of a group of "lost boys of Sudan" as they attempt to adjust to their new lives in America. The study guide is intended to help