My Brother Sam is Dead - Novel Study

Grade Levels
5th - 7th, Homeschool
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  • Activity
21 + Answer Key
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Study My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier. This novel study is 21 pages long plus pages for the answer key. The unit on My Brother Sam is Dead comes with 4 quizzes (each with 5 questions), 3 worksheets, a writing essay assignment, and a fun illustration project.

A graphic organizer, essay directions, and illustration directions are included. Rubrics are included for both the essay, and illustration assignment. This unit is a thorough study of My Brother Sam is Dead.


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Total Pages
21 + Answer Key
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 months
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the argument presented.
Support claim(s) with logical reasoning and relevant evidence, using accurate, credible sources and demonstrating an understanding of the topic or text.
Introduce claim(s), acknowledge alternate or opposing claims, and organize the reasons and evidence logically.
Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from the argument presented.


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