This is a lit log for Liberty a realistic historical fiction by Kirby Larson. The themes of this book are: World War II America, friendship, pride and self-esteem, prejudice and tolerance, helping others, and polio.
This lit log can be used for a read aloud during the study of the World War II era or for guided reading, a literature circle, or novel study instruction. The main focus skills of the lit log are: using text to ask/answer questions (making personal responses, making inferences, making predictions) and describing characters.
Interest Level: grades 4-7
Reading Level: 5th grade