Between Shades of Gray- Ruta Sepetys Unit Plan and Chapter Questions

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7th - 12th
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Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys represents the forgotten voices of Lithuanians during the Holocaust.

The novel follows a teen Lina while she learns to navigate new challenges and protect her brother. It is a true gem, thought-provoking, and wonderful for students to read.

Included in Microsoft and PDF:

-ten lesson unit plan that is 24 pages long (including a table of contents),

-questions for each chapter (higher level thinking questions are in red)-- this is 32 pages long and contains 369 questions,

-vocabulary for the chapters.

This unit was written with 9th grade in mind but could easily be adapted for younger students and older students.

*Note-there is NOT background information as listed in the first lesson.-HOWEVER, this unit has been updated to include introductory learning stations that do provide some background information.

UPDATED 4/24/20-Editable documents and NEW introductory learning stations-please re-download if you previously purchased!

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