My Brother Sam Is Dead: An Instructional Guide for Literature supports instruction of the Newbery Honor book about a family torn apart by the American Revolution.
Encourage students to make connections to historical events by completing the activities and lessons provided in this guide.
The rigorous, cross-curricular lessons and activities work in conjunction with the text to teach students how to analyze and comprehend rich, complex literature.
Students will learn how to analyze story elements in multiple ways, practice close reading and text-based vocabulary, determine meaning through text-dependent questions, and more.
Add rigor to your students' explorations of rich, complex literature with this essential resource.
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