Sate your students' hunger with this oddly interesting informational text about the NBA's newest superstition/craze: peanut butter and jelly sandwiches! Take an in-depth look at why players are using this simple snack as pre-game fuel, and decide what combination is best - white or wheat? Crunchy or smooth? Grape or strawberry?
Students will read an informative article, answer rigorous close-reading questions, and decide for themselves if the peanut butter and jelly sandwich is truly responsible for many of the NBA teams' successes on and off the court!
This product comes ready-to-print and is PERFECT for an emergency sub lesson. Plans, an answer key, and a ready-to-print handout are included in this highly informative, cross-curricular resource.