This Novel-Ties study guide accompanies Al Capone Does My Shirts, the story of a twelve-year old boy who moves to Alcatraz Island when his father is appointed as a guard. He has to contend with his extraordinary environment and hi autistic sister.
This Novel-Ties guide is a teacher/student literature unit organized in chapter-by-chapter format. There are pre-reading activities, vocabulary activities, comprehension questions, writing activities, literary devices, graphic organizers, cross-curricular connections, and post-reading activities. A summary and answer key are provided for the teacher.
The Novel-Ties study guide for Al Capone Does My Shirts is great for guided reading, differentiated reading, and literature circles.