The Boy in the Striped Pajamas: An Instructional Guide for Literature, Paperback (40222)

Item #: 2115821 | Model #: 40222

About this product

Encourage students to spend some time in the lives of two innocent young boys, who befriend each other during Germany's dark period of WWII. A charming, yet heart-wrenching story, students will learn to analyze the boys' friendship, their innocence, and the dangers they unknowingly face. Appealing and challenging cross-curricular lessons and activities incorporate research-based literacy skills to help students become thorough readers. These lessons and activities in this instructional guide for literature work in conjunction with the text to teach students how to analyze and comprehend story elements in multiple ways, practice close reading and text-based vocabulary, determine meaning through text-dependent questions, and more.

  • Published 05/01/2015
  • Kristin Kemp
  • 72 Pages, Paperback
  • ISBN 9781480785076
  • Grade 4 - 8
  • 11"H x 8.5"W
  • Engage students with rigorous, cross-curricular lessons and activities to support the text
  • Teach students how to comprehend and analyze complex literature using the text and the provided activities
  • Help students learn how to analyze story elements in multiple ways
  • Provide students with opportunities to practice close reading, boost vocabulary development, and improve writing skills
  • Aligned to College and Career Readiness standards