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Introduction to Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

Grade Level Grades 6-8
Resource Type Activity
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Common Core State Standards
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An introductory lesson to 'The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas'. Students research how children were affected by the war. Students complete a KWL chart on WWII and have a homework exercise which encourages them to find evidence about the characters in the first two pages of the text. Aligned with Common Core State Standard: RL.7.3

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Analyze how particular elements of a story or drama interact (e.g., how setting shapes the characters or plot).

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2.5
2 Reviews
Some guiding questions for class discussions would be helpful. Particularly to make the connection to the CCSS that is cited.
rebwade
December 14, 2013
Useful to teach theme
rmarinelli
April 19, 2013

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