The Gold Cadillac, by Mildred D. Taylor, tells the story of an African American family in Ohio during one of the country's toughest times, segregation. Lois and her family travel south and see how bad it can really be, a memory she claims she will never forget!
Your readers will love this book as supplemental material for a Jim Crow / Civil Rights Movement unit study, a study on narration and voice, or simply as a guided reading / literature circles book!
This short novel is broken down into 4 reading sections, each with 4th/5th grade CCSS alignment and a detailed answer sheet. Pre-reading research questions and 1 page of extension questions are also provided to give this novel more meaning for students!
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