Jackie and Me is a Historical Fiction novel written by Dan Gutman.
Students love to read about courageous Jackie Robinson and the unimaginable intolerance he faced while breaking the color barrier in major league baseball. This book is an excellent resource to reach any reluctant readers in your class, it will have them at the edge of their seats, and while honing comprehension skills they will be learning a little about American history!
45 page packet including;
literature circle roles,
constructed response quizzes,
constructed response rubric with SLAM graphic organizer,
trivia review game, (can be used in ELA centers)
vocabulary scavenger hunt worksheets,
word wall cards or flashcards, (can be used in ELA centers)
CCSS list aligned with each activity,
a blank template (for you to customize),
and a final Essay test.