This 5 week unit culminates in a students creating a children's book based off of concepts of Power, Oppression, or Resistance. This unit is focused on a critical view of US history and showcases an introductory opportunity for students to learn
This unit incorporates opportunities for student investment as they not only research about prominent spies in the 1940's, but also have the opportunity to deepen their scientific understanding of nuclear weaponry, and place themselves in the shoes
Stolen Party is a short story that incorporates themes on class dynamics and inequality. I used this unit to introduce reading comprehension, point of view, vocabulary, and textually supported writing structures. These resources include student work
This 5 week unit will consist of activities revolving around themes presented in
the novel. Students will create a 5 paragraph essay by the end of the unit. The work included throughout these 5 weeks will include in-class worksheets, a newspaper
This unit includes printable worksheet, vocabulary, and comprehension questions. The handouts include a graphic organizer for plot analysis and activities that emphasize cause and effect.
This Powerpoint presentation is designed as a prereading