Super helpful Glossary of Important Terms and Slang, a Vocabulary List, a Vocabulary List with Definitions, and a Bonus Vocabulary Worksheet for We Are The Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball by Kadir Nelson.
1) Glossary: Important terms and slang, defined. Includes explanation of the title, and such phrases as "gentleman's agreement," words such as "bunt," and other helpful terms and explanations for historical references found throughout the book. (2 page handout)
2) Vocabulary List: List of 40 helpful vocabulary terms to know, without definitions. This can be handed out to students to find their own definitions or do customized vocabulary work. Organized by Inning (Chapter); ( (1 page handout)
3) Vocabulary List with Definitions: The same list of 40 vocabulary words, defined. (2 page handout)
4) BONUS Vocabulary Worksheet: A simple 2-page vocabulary worksheet using some of the words from the book. Can be used as a simple vocabulary test, or as extra credit work or bonus work. (2 page worksheet)
Perfect for whole class, small group book study, literature groups, centers, and more! Answer Key for the Vocabulary Worksheet included.