Are you looking for the perfect companion texts to pair with The Outsiders? This pack includes three texts:
Each companion texts includes a scaffolded close read where students are given explicit directions on how to annotate and make margin notes. Comprehension questions are asked throughout the texts. Graphic organizers are used to help students make sense of evidence to support an analysis of the allusions used in The Outsiders. After reading activities include summarizing, making connections, and text dependent questions.
Optional rubrics are provided for grading.