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How do experiences and choices play a part in shaping identity? How does the way a person defines him/herself impact how he/she perceives others? DEAR MARTIN, by NIC STONE is a socially relevant novel about the justice system. A novel like this deserves more than simple recall questions.....it deserves open debate and meaningful conversation. That is what this guide will provide. Allow your students to go beyond basic recall into analysis that matters to them! Designed to be printed as individual handouts or bound together as a novel workbook. you have complete control as to which activity best suits your classes. This packet is PERFECT for bookclubs as students can work at their own pace and ALWAYS have something to discuss during small group.
+ 40 unique pages and response activities for every chapter
+ Activities Include
+ Novel Introduction/ Martin Luther King Speech Analysis
+ Thematic connections surrounding IDENTITY
+ Debate/Research Social Issues (affirmative action,gangs, equality, fake news)
+ Internet Research that covers multiple viewpoints of police brutality
+ Poetry Writing Response and Poetry Analysis
+ Character image/identity/motivation
+ Quote analysis and connections
+ Personal connections and response
+ Compare/Contrast novel with real-life news story
+ Close look at Civil Disobedience: past and present
+ NOTICE AND NOTE FICTION: Notetaking sheets
+ Identity webs for 3 main characters
+ Essay prompts
+ Suggested 6 week reading schedule for class planning or book clubs