This novel study includes lesson plans and comprehension activities for the book Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes, by Eleanor Coerr.
Plans include objectives, standards, vocabulary, and discussion questions. Comprehension activities include multiple choice questions, graphic organizers, short and extended responses, and writing a letter to the author.
The lessons and activities are Common Core aligned for grade 3, but can be adapted for other grade levels. The item is available in Doc format, so you can edit it and adapt it to the needs of your students.