As part of our narrative unit this year, my 10th graders read select stories from Junot Diaz's collection of short stories, titled "Drown." One of the narrative techniques I wanted my students to analyze was the use of flashbacks in a story,
This worksheet is specifically designed to be used with the introduction to the novel "The Other Wes Moore." After students read the introduction in class, they will find a quote from the pages that best conveys Moore's purpose
Is this specifically for Lockdown?
I created these materials for an introduction lesson to Walter Dean Myers' novel, but they can be used with any text that focuses on the U.S. justice system! Additionally, materials are editable so that you can
English Language Arts, Criminal Justice - Law, Informational Text
Is this specifically for the 1996 film?
Yes! But you may be able to adapt them for the novel, as well.
What You Get
★Two sets of 15 questions each. Questions are literal as well
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History, Literature
This activity can be used to facilitate student discussion on the beginning of the novel The Other Wes Moore.
You will be able to download and edit any of these materials - you will receive a Google Drive link :)
There are three pages in this
Is this for the book or film?
This writing task can be used with either!
What You Get
★A student-facing worksheet with an argumentative writing prompt. Students are required to
What are reader journals?
Reader journals are a great way to hold students accountable for reading at home! Each night, students read an assigned number of pages and then complete 2 (or more) entries in their journal. There are three entry options
This document contains 3 passages from Wes Moore's novel, The Other Wes Moore, in double-entry style. In the right column for each passage, students will identify examples of imagery within the passage and make inferences based
When I created these materials, the goal I had for my students is that they would be able to use figurative language in their personal narratives to further develop their story's conflict.
-Exemplar excerpt from my own narrative that