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“First Words” by Varsha Bajaj from anthology Come On In: Workbook

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Workbook for “First Words” by Varsha Bajaj.
A short story from
Come On In: 15 Stories About Immigration and Finding Home

Pgs. 1-3      Questions & vocabulary
Pg. 3            Venn character graphic organizer
Pg. 4            Plotline graphic organizer
Pg. 5            Story review form
Pg. 6            Key

> 31 reading comprehension questions
> Three types of questions:
  • Short Response (complete sentences not required)
  • Written Response (complete sentences required)
  • True/False
> Some questions are 'no wrong answer' style - to encourage independent thinking and creative engagement.
> Story review form AND plotline graphic organizer are career-long reusables (can be reused with no changes for stories, books, film, and epic poetry).
> Character graphic organizer is specific to the story, not generic.

> Themes: finding one's identity, self-reflection, self-acceptance
    <>Resources are designed for struggling learners. Perfect modified resources for special education or below-level learners. Workbook questions are not all higher order thinking (a few are); they are roughly 7-8th grade level. The extended response/essay activity is roughly 8-9th grade.

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