Abby Takes a Stand
by: Patricia C. McKissack
This is a complete, scaffolded novel study of the book Abby Takes a Stand. The novel study was designed to use with a small group of 4th graders, but could also be appropriate for 3rd or 5th grade depending on the reading level of the students.
It comes complete with vocabulary, pre-reading, during reading, and after reading activities for each chapter. Questions and activities are written in a way that allows students to complete the work independently or in a small group.
Activities are heavily focused on vocabulary, character development, and a deeper understanding of the plot. Comprehension questions require students to make inferences and explain their answers.
It also includes a unit test that assesses students understanding of vocabulary, characters and story themes.
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