This Novel-Ties study guide accompanies Esperanza Rising, the story about a Mexican girl and her mother who left their comfortable life in Mexico behind when Papa died. They subsequently became poor farm workers in California.
This Novel-Ties guide is a teacher/student literature unit organized in chapter-by-chapter format. There are pre-reading activities, vocabulary activities, comprehension questions, writing activities, literary devices, graphic organizers, cross-curricular connections, and post-reading activities. A summary and answer key are provided for the teacher.
The Novel-Ties study guide for Esperanza Rising is great for guided reading, differentiated reading, and literature circles.