> "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.
> Themes: Standing up for beliefs despite the risks, racism, finding one’s voice
**This is a great short story of a young Filipino woman standing up and speaking her truth, despite the trouble it may bring.
Interestingly, the story can also be used as a last chapter of Melissa de la Cruz's novel Something in Between.
<>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 thinking. Reflection questions encourage independent thinking - great for discussion. Roughly 8th grade level.