This is an 8 week unit plan 35 pages long. This unit includes detailed lesson plans for each chapter of the text followed by graphic organizers for text features as well as text dependent questions for each chapter.
The unit follows the common core state standards and ends with a culminating writing task which students are asked to answer the following question,
- Members in our family or community, experience injustice in their everyday lives. How can you compare the injustices we face today with the injustices the Logan family experienced within the text?
The objective of the unit is to speak on being African American during segregation and how one family overcame their challenges.