Looking for a great read aloud to help teach your upper elementary students about the Civil Rights Movement? This social studies read aloud unit is designed to teach Civil Right for kids using a book read-aloud. This social studies unit is intended to be used with the book Pies From Nowhere by Dee Romito. The book can be found here (non-affiliate link).
This Civil Rights read aloud unit includes:
- Two levels of comprehension questions
- Short answer comprehension questions with student opinion questions included
- Character maps
- Summarizing graphic organizer
- Civil Rights Movement vocabulary chart
- Context clues vocabulary chart
- Extended response writing prompts with rubric
- Plot diagrams
- Civil Rights Movement timeline activity
An even mix of the reading activities and social studies activities in this social studies read aloud unit create well-rounded and cross-curricular lessons and allows you to tailor the resource to your students’ needs!
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TEACHERS LIKE YOU SAID…
⭐ A third grade teacher said, “This is an amazing read aloud with great activities to support it! My students took a lot away from the story and activities that followed.”
⭐ A fifth grade teacher said, “Kids loved this as I used it to accompany our social studies after we studied the Civil Rights movement.”