Redcoats and Petticoats- An American Revolution Mentor Text Unit for ELA

Grade Levels
4th - 6th, Homeschool
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37 pages
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I love teaching about the American Revolution, and Katherine Kirkpatrick's book, Redcoats and Petticoats, is an awesome mentor text! I have created a variety of Common Core aligned literacy activities to accompany our study of this text. There are resources to use while reading the text and after reading the text.

Included in this unit:
*vocabulary chart
*making inferences
*determining cause and effect
*identifying and supporting character traits with text evidence
*fact and opinion
*close reading activities
*writing prompts
*vocabulary and comprehension assessment
*answer keys
*graphic organizers as well as interactive notebook flip books

These activities are perfect for integrating Social Studies into Language Arts! I will read the book during Social Studies, and then use the activities in Language Arts to guide student learning. This unit spans one to two weeks.

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Thanks so much!
Amanda and Stacia
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