Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Literature Unit is a 4-5 week complete literature unit that will guide readers on an unimaginable journey! Enjoy watching your students comprehend and connect to this novel in meaningful and engaging ways when completing this unit. Readers will practice comprehension strategies that correlate with each assigned reading section. All content is aligned to the Common Core State Standards. See the preview for a detailed content list of specific strategies and standards practiced.
Additional Materials Needed:
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin
page 1: cover
page 2: unit overview, contents, and standards
page 3: Before Reading: Frame Stories
page 4: Before Reading: China Then and Now
pages 5-42: During Reading: Comprehension Packet with Scoring Rubric
pages 43-44: During Reading: Reflective Journal Instructions and Scoring Rubric
pages 45-54: During Reading: Reflective Journal (booklet pages)
page 55: After Reading: Go Figure: figurative language practice
page 56-57: After Reading: A Journey of Change: vocabulary writing activity with scoring rubric
pages 58-60: After Reading: Theme Study Assessment with Scoring Rubric and Theme Poster
pages 61-74: answer keys and scoring rubrics for entire unit
pages 75-134: black and white duplicate for your convenience
Page 135: Thank you!
I hope you have as much fun using this unit as I had making it. Thank you so much!
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