The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Literature Unit

Grade Levels
6th, 7th, 8th
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas is a deeply moving book by John Boyne about 2 small boys during World War I, and this literature unit supports students as they learn more about this time in history. Students are asked to consider multiple perspectives of the various characters as they engage in cross-strand activities.

This literature unit provides teachers with lesson plans and activities in the following structure:

Frontloading Activities to help students develop some background knowledge before beginning the book
o Tea Party
o Response to Pictures
o Trigger Letter
Four Sections: Each section contains activities for 5 chapters:
o Vocabulary Activities
o Drama
o Writing
o Comprehension (1 page for each chapter, containing a multiple choice AND open response question per page)
Bonus Section
o Music & Art in Nazi Germany
• Answer Keys/rubrics are provided when appropriate

Please note that there is enough depth and variety of activities that you will be able to pick and choose which ones are best suited for your particular classroom.

You may want to check out other Literature Units in my TPT store, such as:
Wonder by R.J. Palacio Integrated Book Study
Bully: A Patricia Polacco Literature Unit
Underground to Canada Literature Unit

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Total Pages
70
Answer Key
Included with Rubric
Teaching Duration
1 Month

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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Literature Unit
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Literature Unit
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Literature Unit
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Literature Unit