'I Survived the Bombing of Peal Harbor' is a great resource for incorporating history into reading and writing!
The 'I Survived' series is a great way to get students, especially boys, interested in reading. This 'I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor Novel Unit and Research Project' is aligned with Common Core and Virginia Standards of Learning. This unit will save you a ton of time planning to read 'I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor' with your class. The unit includes:
+ A 16 day timeline with recommended activities, readings, videos, and websites to incorporate into your teaching. Lots of great resources are providing for connecting 'I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor' with the actual historical events!
+ 3 vocabulary review worksheets, incorporating terms from all 14 chapters.
+ Comprehension worksheets for every chapter. Worksheets assess skills such as main idea, compare and contrast, cause and effect, plot, summarizing, inferences, and character development. Each comprehension worksheet includes an answer key to make reviewing and grading easy.
+ Several additional worksheets for students to review prior knowledge of the events of Pearl Harbor, research FDR's 'Day of Infamy' speech and other events related to the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and practice reading skills such as character development and making connections.
+ 1 quiz assessing comprehension and skills covered in chapters 1-7. The quiz features multiple choice and short answer responses. The quiz also comes with an answer key.
+ 1 test assessing comprehension and skills covered throughout the entire book. The test features multiple choice and short answer responses. The test also comes with an answer key.
+ Materials needed for students to further research and report on Pearl Harbor independently. Materials for this portion include research instructions, recommended websites for further research, a planning guide for students, and rubric.
Common Core Standards included are listed at the top of product page. Virginia SOLs included:
4.4, 4.5, 4.6b, 4.6d, 4.6e, 4.6f, 4.6g, 4.6i
5.4, 5.5, 5.6b, 5.6c, 5.6d, 5.6e
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