Learn to truly think about what you're reading with Lit Guides! Focusing on two or three chapters at a time, each section contains "before you the read the chapters", vocabulary building, chapter questions and language activities. Teacher suggestions for bulletin boards, centers, pre-reading activities, and fine art activities are provided, as well as a synopsis, author biography, student assignment checklist, and answer key. Build critical thinking, reference, reading comprehension, and other grammatical skills as you study the plot and character of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry. Novel sold separately. 64 classroom-reproducible pages, softcover. Grades 4-6.
The powerful theme of prejudice, hardship, and the strong will to survive by a hard-working African-American family in this novel will leave a powerful impact on its readers. Chapter-by-chapter questions will strengthen student's reading comprehension and assist them in developing critical thinking and emotional development. The vocabulary and word study activities are designed to improve literacy skills in an enjoyable way.