My Brother Sam Is Dead Common Core Aligned Novel Study Teaching Guide
My Brother Sam Is Dead Common Core Aligned Novel Study Teaching Guide
My Brother Sam Is Dead Common Core Aligned Novel Study Teaching Guide
My Brother Sam Is Dead Common Core Aligned Novel Study Teaching Guide

My Brother Sam Is Dead Common Core Aligned Novel Study Teaching Guide

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This My Brother Sam is Dead teacher guide contains 137 pages of student coursework, quizzes, tests, and more! Focus on your teaching with ready-to-go handouts, activities, comprehension questions, and assessments - all in one Guide! 

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This Guide includes:

  • Pre-Reading Reading: Informational Text Activities on:
    • Authors' Biographies with corresponding questions
    • Article on The Revolutionary War: Parson's Encampment with corresponding questions
    • Article on The Connecticut Militia with corresponding questions
  • Pre-Reading Strategy Note-Taking Activity - Story Impressions
  • Vocabulary Lists With and Without Definitions
  • Note-Taking and Summarizing Chart for each chapter
  • Reading Comprehension Check Questions for each chapter
  • CCSS Reading: Literature standards focus on:
    • Literary Response and Analysis
    • Making Inferences - "It Says, I Say, and So"
    • Understanding Foreshadowing
    • Point of View
    • Uses of Dialogue
    • Plot - Graphic Organizer
    • Character Web Graphic Organizer
    • Setting Chart Graphic Organizer
    • Theme Web
  • CCSS Language standards-focused activities on:
    • Distinguishing Physical and Mental Action Verbs
    • Multiple Meaning Word Map
    • "Being" Verbs
    • Vocabulary Synonyms
    • "Helping" Verbs
    • Vocabulary Derivations
    • Simple Verb Tense
    • Etymology
    • Figurative Language
  • Literary Response and Analysis Model Essays with Literary Analysis writing strategy assignments
  • Chapter Reading Quizzes
  • Vocabulary Quizzes
  • Two Different Final Exam Versions
  • Summary of the Novel
  • Notes for the Teacher
  • Pre-Reading Ideas and Activities list
  • Post-Reading Activities - Colonial Project Ideas list
  • Essay-Writing Ideas and Prompts
  • Alternative Assessment and Extension Activities
  • Project and Response to Literature Rubrics
  • Complete Answer Key

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