These are non-fiction articles that relate to key issues within the book "Bronx Masquerade" by Nikki Grimes.
Article/link to video with questions and a short answer (tying back to Bronx)
*Article #1 - Fewer kids are having kids taken and modified from The Week. (Link also Provided)
*Video # 1 - ABC News: Rising Teen Pregnancy (Only the link is provided to get to the video) - For this part of unit a permission slip had to go home. (Passive - Only return signed if you cannot watch or read article)
*Questions for both
*Graphic organizer for the short answer
I have used this lesson with my 8th grade students, both mild/moderate sped., EL, and general education students. This lesson would also be appropriate for 9th grade students.
I hope this helps your students analyze Bronx Masquerade and non-fiction.
**This is a zip file, so you will need to know how to unzip. I have a free download on how to do this and tpt also provides instructions on how to unzip.