Celebrate the heroism and strength from the story in this beautiful picture book. This book is based on true event that happened in 1992 when the Sarajevo marketplace was hit by mortar and 22 innocent people waiting to buy bread at a bakery were killed. This story is told through the eyes of a young boy who worked in the market selling flowers. It highlights the healing power and beauty of music and the strength of a community.
Fabulous book to share with your upper elementary or middle school readers.
This Literacy Pack Contains the Following:
Making Connections Pre-Reading Activity
Picture Walk Activity
Formulating Questions - I Wonder - Activity
Comprehension Questions with Answer Key
Two Compare and Contrast Activities
Postcards From Sarajevo Writing Activity
3-2-1 Learning Sheet
Text to Text Connections
Text to Self Connections
Text to World Connections
Identifying Author's Purpose
ABC"s of Flowers for Sarajevo