They Poured Fire on Us From the Sky: Part 4 Workbook
They Poured Fire on Us From the Sky by Benjamin Ajak, Alephonsion Deng, and Benson Deng
This workbook is for Part 4: "Preparing for America"
CONTENTS Pgs. 1-6 Chapter Questions and Vocab Pg. 7 Graphic Organizer: Benson & Readers' Expectations of America Pg. 8 Epilogue Questions Pg. 9 Topics/conversation starters for discussion and/or essays. Pgs. 10-11 Key
Details > 54 chapter questions > From close reading questions to open-ended activities
> Expectations graphic organizer - based on the novel, not generic
> Full page of conversation starters & topics - for class discussion or essay topics > Sketching
> Photos of authors (three of the Lost Boys of Sudan) > 'Where are they now' blurbs for the authors
Short Response (complete sentences not required)
Written Response (complete sentences required)
> Why do Peter and Emmanuel have less likelihood of going to America than Alepho? > The morning of his flight, Alepho gets to do something he hasn’t done in years: ___ > How is the New York soda different from soda Alepho had in the camp? > Describe one of Alepho’s experiences on the flight from Nairobi to Brussels.
<>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. This resource is 7-10th grade level.