The Five People You Meet in Heaven Unit and Lesson Plans | Ten Week Unit
The first eight weeks of this unit includes detailed daily lesson plans for Mitch Albom's The Five People You Meet in Heaven.
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Few novels are as engaging--especially to reluctant readers--as The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom.
Students find the major themes in this novel relevant in their own lives, and in my 12 years of teaching, I have yet to have a student who hasn't enjoyed and learned from this text.
IN THIS UNIT YOU WILL RECEIVE:
—FORTY daily lesson plans for 45 minute class periods with Common Core
Standards grades 9-12 on each lesson plan
—Anticipation guide (5 group discussion prompts)
—Final Exam/ Comprehensive Comprehension Questions (20 questions)
—Three essay prompts with three essay structure guides with sentences stems and
sample introductions and conclusions
—30 DOL (daily oral language) paragraphs + Teacher Key + clause handout
—Three creative project choices
—Five "section summary" writing prompts
—Literary term guide (blank: students must complete after reading novel)
+ Teacher key
—Reading comprehension strategies handout
Unit 2) ARGUMENTATIVE ESSAY ten day UNIT INCLUDES:
—Detailed daily lesson plans for 90 minute class periods + CC Standards for
—Suggested film prompt: Documentary style film: The Secret (available on NetFlix)
—Film comprehension questions (27)
—Argumentative essay structure guide
—Exemplar argumentative essay
—Argumentative essay rubric
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