This teaching unit on El Deafo integrates learning styles and multiple intelligences and addresses the CCSS for ELA (grades 5-7). The specific standards addressed in this book study are: RL.5.1 – RL.5.5; RL.6.1 – RL.6.5; RL.7.1-RL.7.4.
1. Questions with answers for each chapter
2. Vocabulary words
3. Student activities
4. Class discussion questions
5. Writing activities
6. Reinforcement activities
7. Two crossword puzzles & two word find puzzles
The book El Deafo has a Lexile measure of 420L; the Grade Level Equivalent is 2.7.
This comprehensive book study is useful for small groups or the entire class and is appropriate for grades 5-7. (Note: El Deafo is a graphic novel. Although the grade level equivalent is 2.7, this book will appeal to higher grades and is a wonderful resource for “deaf awareness.”)
Created by Melanie Fitzgerald
Teacher's copy is 34 pages; student's copy is 24 pages.