A graphic organizer to help students follow the story as it jumps back and forth between two different times in the narrator's life. It's lined up to be both sequential to the chapters in the book as well as chronologically accurate to prevent confusion with the two simultaneous narratives.
Writing prompt is for a chapter rewrite as another character. Multiple chapters are provided to give students options as to which one they want to rewrite. Each option gives specific instructions on which character's point of view the student should write from and what should be included in the chapter.
A simple rubric is included that outlines which common core standards are covered through the writing assignment.
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