In my pack you will find a preview of short stories about 4 superheros who all possess a mental illness. The students see their mental illness as a positive superpower. These texts come with close reading questions and offer great ways to start a discussion about diversity of in the classroom. It is important for students at a young age to understand that their way of thinking can be seen in a positive light. Students can make connections to these superheros and start to believe in themselves.
4 Character Pictures
4 Character Texts
Close reading Questions
Paired Writing Prompt
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