This is a comprehensive unit for the book The Space Case, by Stuart Gibbs. It includes pacing, discussion questions, and instructions for students to keep track of their thoughts as they read using a post-it system. Additionally, it includes a
This is a unit for the book, Before We Were Free, by Julia Álvarez. It includes pacing, daily discussion questions, and homework response prompts. Additionally, it includes a final essay assignment about theme, including a planning sheet and a
The following 10-day unit includes a study of 10 different poets from different time periods with different styles: Tupac, Langston Hughes, Maya Angelou, Shel Silverstein, Richard Blanco, Matsuo Bashō, Julia de Burgos, William Shakespeare, Pablo
This is a comprehensive unit for R.J. Palacio's Wonder. It includes pacing for a 33 day unit, daily discussion questions, homework response questions, a final writing assignment (complete with assignment sheet, peer editing sheet, and a rubric).
This is a comprehensive unit for the book The Giver, by Lois Lowry. It includes pacing, standards-based discussion and homework response questions. Additionally, it includes particular places for close reading and timing to compare these passages