In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson
by Bette Bao Lord is a wonderful book choice for books clubs or literature circles with a focus on developing cultural awareness.
This resource includes:
• Teacher's Guide - Suggested partner/group discussion questions, topics of interest, writing prompts, and activities
• Comprehension Questions with ANSWER KEY - Comprehension questions that are implicit, explicit, and encourage text to self connections
• Word Study List
• Similes Reference Sheet for the Teacher -- Includes a list of cultural related similes by chapter
• Worksheets for students to keep track of similes, situations where characters have different perspectives, and character analysis and development
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