This is a great way for Entering and Emerging ELLs to access Esperanza Rising. This no-prep packet includes one page for each chapter. The summary for each chapter includes the essential parts of the novel. There are comprehension questions at the end of each chapter to check for understanding. The character chart in the beginning helps students remember each character.
Esperanza Rising is an excellent novel and used for Grade 5 Module 1 Unit 2. The novel is difficult for students with limited English skills. This packet allows these students to be able to participate in the module activities without actually having to read the entire novel.