This is a COMPLETE unit for MONSTER, by Walter Dean Myers.
It contains everything you need to teach the novel from start to finish. I like to put all my resources in one place and bind them into a book, but of course everything can be used individually as well!
What awards has Monster won?
Is the statement true, false or ?
Taking a “Book walk” - predictions based on the cover / back
What do you know about the judicial system? (2 pages)
What makes a witness credible?
Defense vs the prosecution
What is Evidence?
When is eyewitness testimony credible?
Who is Who in the courtroom (2 pages)
How a criminal trial works (2 pages)
17 comprehension worksheets
4 Review of Testimony worksheets
3 Timeline of the Crime So Far
1 Predict the Trial Outcome
for 28 words
General questions/ thoughts
What is the lasting impact?