145th Street Short Stories by Walter Dean Myers Unit of Study

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Use this 120 + page unit to study one story, a few stories, or all ten stories.

This unit is packed with high-interest, engaging, and creative activities to match the draw and energy of the stories in Myers’ text.


Includes for EACH Story …
 Do-Now
 Comprehension Questions or Reading Quiz
 Key
 Open Response Prompt
… Plus a variety of additional activities!

Included in this unit:

- Information for the Teacher including ideas, suggestions, and variations
- Walter Dean Myers: An Introduction PowerPoint
- Do-Now Collection PowerPoint - one relevant Do-Now per story
- Paired Text Readings for reading across 2 or 3 texts
- Reading Comprehension Question Worksheet (or Reading Quiz) with Key and Open Response Prompts for each story
- “Harlem: A History in Pictures” Nonfiction Web Activity
- Journal Prompts
- Plot Diagram – use for any story
- Making Connections Chart
- Discussion Cards
- List of Questions by Type
- Short Answer Questions
- Open Response Prompts
- Essay Prompts
- Reflect and Respond Activity
- Character Diary Entry Writing Activity
- Character Study: Character Playlist Activity
- Found Poem Creative Writing Activity
- Story Collage Project
- 145th Street Soundtrack – Create a Soundtrack and Design an Album Cover Activity


Often aligned to the Common Core.

These products complement or enhance this unit of study:

Author's or Writer's Craft Introductory Unit


Idiom Study: It's a Mystery


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145th Street Short Stories Unit of Study created by Lauren Colletti is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
Total Pages
125
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
1 Month

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145th Street Short Stories by Walter Dean Myers Unit of Study
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145th Street Short Stories by Walter Dean Myers Unit of Study
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