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“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources
“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources
“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources
“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources
“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources
“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources
“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources
“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources
Flying Lessons & Other Stories: "Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” Workbook
“Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers short story Flying Lessons & Other Stories resources

Flying Lessons & Other Stories: "Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” Workbook

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  No-prep workbook for “Sometimes a Dream Needs a Push” by Walter Dean Myers.
A short story from
Flying Lessons & Other Stories.
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Pgs. 1-4: Reading comprehension questions, vocab activities, post-reading questions
Pg. 5: Story mountain plotline graphic organizer
Pg. 6: Character graphic organizer
Pg. 7: Story review form
Pg. 8: Key
Pg. 9: THREE Additional Activities Suggestions: 
  1. Two discussion topics and their relevance & role in the story (Myers' writing style,
      and ableism respectively). Both can be used pre- or post-reading.
  2. Pre- or mid-reading suggestion.
  3. Extension activity.

> 2 pre-reading questions
> 36 reading comprehension questions
> 4 post-reading questions

> Three types of questions

  • Short Response (complete sentences not required)
  • Complete Response (complete sentences required)
  • True/False
> "Complete Response" questions are great for discussion as they're often
reflective/no wrong answer style to encourage independent thinking and interpretation.
> 5Ws character graphic organizer is customized to the story. Not generic. 

> Story review form can be used for any book, story, or epic poem. A career-long resource. 

<>All resources are designed for struggling learners. Perfect modified or alternative resource for special education or below-level learners. Reading comprehension questions are not all higher order. Reflective & no wrong answer style inquiries encourage independent thinking. Roughly 7-8th grade level.

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