4 lessons in a zip file which include:
Students use the sketch of milkweed as stimulus to draw comparisons with the text.
An in-depth pack of ideas to teach the theme of survival including an essay plan scaffold.
3. Themes - Misha and the Holocaust
Using the Venn diagram explore how Misha's search for his own identity merged with the loss of identity Jewish citizens faced during the Holocaust.
4. Context - Gypsies
An information sheet about the Romani people and the Porajmos. Includes three questions for students to create connections between the novel and the Romani.