These creative worksheets tie various paired readings to To Kill A Mockingbird. There are six total readings, which include: President Franklin D. Roosevelt's inaugural address, The South by Langston Hughes, poems by Stephen Crane, If by Rudyard Kipling, I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou, and the song lyrics of Strange Fruit written by Abel Meeropol. This wide variety offers students the opportunity to look at the characters, setting, and themes of To Kill A Mockingbird in many different ways.
These readings all offer discussion questions and/or writing responses, which lend themselves very well to classroom discussions, including small and large group discussions. They can be used throughout your unit.
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