A short story from Come On In: 15 Stories About Immigration and Finding Home.
Pgs. 1-3: Reading comprehension questions
Pg. 4: Vocabulary and sketching activities
Pg. 5: Plot graphic organizer
Pg. 6: Character graphic organizer
Pg. 7: Story Review Form Pg. 8: Key
>30 reading comprehension questions
Three types of questions:
Short Response (complete sentences not required)
Complete Response (complete sentences required)
>Some questions are 'no wrong answer' or sketch style responses - to encourage independent thinking and creative engagement.
>Story review form is a career-long reusable (can be reused with no changes for stories, books, film, and epic poetry).
>Character graphic organizer is specific to the story, not generic.
>Themes: racial profiling, immigrant experience, xenophobia, fear
<>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.