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My Brother Sam Is Dead: 2 Word Searches w/Hidden Messages

My Brother Sam Is Dead: 2 Word Searches w/Hidden Messages
My Brother Sam Is Dead: 2 Word Searches w/Hidden Messages
My Brother Sam Is Dead: 2 Word Searches w/Hidden Messages
My Brother Sam Is Dead: 2 Word Searches w/Hidden Messages
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The first word search puzzles focuses on famous people as well as political and military organizations mentioned in MY BROTHER SAM IS DEAD. The hidden message is: REVOLUTIONARY WAR.

Here are some of the clues:

The second puzzle focuses on towns mentioned in the book. The hidden message is WAR TURNS MEN INTO ANIMALS. Here are some of the clues.


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Helps students keep track of main characters and provides definitions for new words—and so much more! A lot of helpful information at students’ fingertips! Students and teachers alike are delighted with these handy reading aids!

* MY BROTHER SAM IS DEAD: 2 Word Searches with Hidden Messages
Categories: Towns; Famous People & Political/Military Organizations

* MY BROTHER SAM IS DEAD: 10 Quotefall Puzzles—A Good Spelling Workout!
Each quotefall is a quotation from the story. Students form individual words of the quotation by transferring letters from above the double line of the puzzle grid to squares in the columns directly below. Quotefalls can be challenging, but students love working them—and they’re great spelling workouts!

* MY BROTHER SAM IS DEAD: 10 Word Merges—One “Word” Becomes Two!
Two-word phrases from the story are blended into one “word.” Students decipher the phrases. Harder than it sounds, but a good spelling workout!

* MY BROTHER SAM IS DEAD: Fill-In Puzzle—Good Trial and Error Exercise!
Students enter common words from the story into the puzzle grid, based on the number of letters in the word. The puzzle can be challenging, but each time students enter a correct answer, they are provided with clues for the next.

MY BROTHER SAM IS DEAD: Synonym/Antonym Analogy Crossword—Fun and Challenging!
Students complete analogies containing challenging words. Good practice!

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