This product contains two great background articles for the novel Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson. After reading both articles and completing the included activities, students will have a better understanding of slavery in New England as well as the role that African Americans played in the American Revolution. Each included activity asks students to annotate a text and complete a specific activity.
1 Dialectical Journal Assignment
1 Graphic Organizer (For a Jigsaw Activity)
Metacognitive Bookmark With Thinking Stems