This is a complete novel study about the book The Watson's Go to Birmingham-1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis. This historical fiction novel for mid-level students describes the actual events of the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing in Birmingham. This resource includes background information, biographical information about the author, chapter summaries, vocabulary, literary devices, discussion questions, and activities for each chapter. Additionally, it provides ideas for culminating projects at the end of the unit and an assessment with answer key. This novel study is a great way to introduce students to this historical event that sparked the Civil Rights Movement.