I created this vocabulary unit when I was teaching this novel to my 5th graders based on the New York State Modules. I didn't feel the module covered all of the vocabulary my students needed to know to understand the novel.
This product includes clue paragraphs for all 50 states. The clues include interesting, but not obvious facts about each state. You can use it in many different ways:
-It can be used as a weekly activity, posting a new clue sheet each week.
This is a vocabulary unit for the novel Esperanza Rising.
The unit includes:
Vocabulary list divided into chapters
Definition list for all vocabulary words divided by chapter
3 sets of game cards for "I Have, Who Has?" broken into chapters-
This is a unit for the novel "One Crazy Summer" by Rita Williams-Garcia. The unit includes:
1. Comprehension questions for all chapters with an answer key for each.
2. Vocabulary words for each chapter with context clues from the novel and
With the increasing demand on teachers to increase the vocabulary of our students, I have created a worksheet that requires students to find a vocabulary word in their reading and write down the sentence or sentences that give them clues about the
I have created Journal Writes for a whole school year. Each month has 18 prompts, some are general and some are month specific that deal with seasons, holidays or time of year. I put them on my smart board and have them waiting when my students