Wanna give your students the gift of quality, life-altering literature? Consider Barbara Park's Mick Harte Was Here.
This novel tells the story of a family that must come to terms with the death of one of its members. The story is told from the viewpoint of Mick Harte's sister, Phoebe. Phoebe uses sarcasm and humor to tell the story of the aftermath of Mick's death. Phoebe uses a stick to carve the words "MICK HARTE WAS HERE" into a fresh concrete sidewalk at her school as a lasting tribute to her beloved brother.
This literature study journal addresses the following skills: predicting, justification & identification, relating to real-life, author's point of view, author's purpose, character analysis, recognizing changes, cause and effect, comprehension, analogies, speaking & listening, and research.
**When printing as a 2-sided book, turn the even numbered pages upside down.