This packet includes THE ENTIRE UNIT of close reading questions and activities to allow students higher order thinking practices with the read-aloud book: The Watsons Go to Birmingham.
**50++ Pages of No Prep- Print and Go!**
All chapters: close reading question prompts
Summary of each chapter (works great for students who are absent)
Perspective of Byron Journaling
Vocabulary Quiz (Word Work) -Key Included for chapters 1-4, chapters 4-8 and 9-12
Think, Pair and Share Questions
Vocabulary related to Civil Rights
Fish Bowl Activity
Thinking Stem Reflection Questions:
- I noticed
- I predict
- I have a connection to..
- I am wondering..
-This reminded me of..
Background information of the setting of The Watsons Go to Birmingham
Timeline Cut and Paste Activity of Important Events that took place before, during and after the setting of the book
Cause and Effect Reflections
Compare and Contrast Movie Questions
History of the African American Civil Rights Movement
And Much More!
This unit study works great for Black History Month as it allows students to truly see the time period of The Civil Rights Movement from Kenny's perspective!
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