NIGHTJOHN by Gary Paulsen Questions, Vocabulary, Movie Comparison Sheet

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Nightjohn, by Gary Paulsen, is a young adult novel set in the pre-Civil War American South. Related from the perspective of a young female slave named Sarny, the narrative centers on the return of an escaped slave, Nightjohn, who intends to teach others to read and write. Nightjohn explores themes of slavery, abuse, freedom, education, the value of language, bravery, and parental love.

This book is a must to include for your slavery unit or Black History month. Coupled with the movie, you have one eye opener in short form to make the historical impact necessary.

This 7-page guide includes the following with every chapter:
Vocabulary Words
Questions

Movie/Book Comparison Chart is the final project.

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