R My Name is Rachel by popular author Patricia Reilly Giff (Random House, 2011) is the heartwarming story of a Depression-era family who face poverty and separation after the father loses his bank job in New York City and the family moves to a farm in upstate New York. Your students will enjoy this first-person fictional account of the problems the children face and their resourcefulness in surviving on their own.
R My Name is Rachel by Patricia Reilly Giff: A Book Study Unit has exactly what you need to guide your students through Giff's book.
Items in this book study include:
*The Oral Reading and Discussion Guide with a summary and discussion questions for each of the 30 chapters
*A glossary of twenty vocabulary words used in the story
*A crossword puzzle matching vocabulary words with definitions
* A vocabulary worksheet using vocabulary words in sentence context
*A vocabulary test with 10 questions matching definitions with words and 10 questions using words in sentence context
*A 50-question worksheet on finding details in the story
*A sequence of events activity
*Comprehension test with fifteen multiple-choice questions, four sequencing questions, and one open response question
*Answer keys for all items.
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