Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry is a 19-page resource that begins with an alphabetical listing of 127 vocabulary words taken from the full novel text along with their page number(s).
Next is a series of chapter-by-chapter word lists with definitions that present the targeted vocabulary words in story order and identify their location by page number. Each word list is coupled with companion student worksheets that require interpretive use of a dictionary. The pages are designed to be used BEFORE reading so that students will have some knowledge of the words when they encounter them again in story context.
The final portion includes word usage or analysis activities that may be assigned BEFORE or DURING the reading process. Full keys are included.
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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Vocabulary Study is taken from Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Teaching Guide which includes this product and 7 other components.
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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Teaching Guide