This product is a Common Core aligned companion for the story Mighty Jackie.
There are two activities included.
The first is a poetry exploration of the poem "Casey at the Bat." Students will do a close read, study character, compare Mighty Casey and Mighty Jackie, answer short text-based questions, and write a short opinion piece. Included are a comic strip sequencer, vocabulary page to examine unknown words, and frames for character posters.
The second activity is a research inquiry of The Baseball Hall of Fame. Students will read an informational text on the Hall of Fame, answer short text-based questions, navigate to The Baseball Hall of Fame website where they will research a member of the hall, and use the information to create a baseball card for the player.