Synopsis: When Phil mistakes another boy for his younger brother Jimmy, his whole world is turned upside down. The only reason he mistook the boy for Jimmy is because the boy was wearing Jimmy's one of a kind jacket from Italy. The young boy was African American and now Phil thinks he is racist because he accused the boy of stealing the jacket. When he finds out the boy didn't, he begins to doubt his feelings about racism and whether or not he is a racist.
This print and use workbook is a child-directed literature study that requires no teacher or parental prep time. The format is an exciting new approach to studying literature. Each page engages the student in many interesting activities. Children will explore new vocabulary in its context and answer questions that involve them in the story. Learners reflect on their own experiences to better understand those of the characters. This process ensures full comprehension of the novel. Within this series students will be offered activities involving story mapping, illustration, grammar skills, phonics skill development, fluency assessment, word usage, letter sound relationship practice and story topic response.
Total Pages: 27