This is an original graphic organizer created for the essay "A Quilt of a Country" by Anna Quindlen. The skills at work are evaluating main ideas and extracting textual evidence to support or refute the main idea of each paragraph.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Writing-Essays
This is a differentiated question sheet that traces the role of Moishe the Beadle throughout pages 1 - 12 of the memoir. There are three questions and an exit slip. Each question increases in difficulty and is labeled Mild, Medium, Spicy.