This novel tells the story of thirteen-year-old Jessie Bollier, who in 1840 is kidnapped from his New Orleans home and forced to play his fife on a slave ship. The Slave Dancer is moving, harrowing, and, unfortunately, entirely believable.
Study Guide and Teaching Unit is complete, no prep and easy to use. Includes:
Vocabulary and Word Study
Comprehension and Critical Thinking Questions
Social Studies, History and Geography Connections
Literary Devices and Elements
Pre and Post Reading Activities