Black Enough: Workbook for "The Trouble with Drowning“ by Dhonielle Clayton
Workbook for "The Trouble with Drowning“ by Dhonielle Clayton.
A short story from Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America.
> No-prep. All you need is the story.
Pgs. 1-5: Reading comprehension questions & vocab activities
Pgs. 6-7: Character graphic organizers
Pg. 8: Story elements graphic organizer
Pg. 9: Story review form
Pg. 10: Discussion questions and ideas
Pg. 11: Notes for the teacher
Pgs. 12-13: Key
> 60 reading comprehension questions
> Three types of questions:
- Short Response (complete sentences not required)
- Complete Response (complete sentences required)
> The "Complete Response" questions are great for discussion as they're often reflective/no wrong answer style to encourage independent thinking and interpretation.
> Full page of detailed discussion questions for the teacher.
> 5Ws character graphic organizers are specific to the story. Not generic.
> Story review form is a reusable. Can be used for any book, story, or epic poem. A resource.
Themes: mental health, suicide, grief responses
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<>All resources are designed for struggling learners. Perfect modified or alternative resource for special education or below-level learners. Reading comprehension questions are not all higher order. Reflective & no wrong answer style questions encourage independent thought and discussion. Roughly 7-8th grade level.
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