This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2009-04-22.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3
This excellent resource is thorough and complete. A variety of best practice reading strategies are embedded in the unit. Chapters are reviewed with meaningful cloze type exercises; anticipation guides; and text to text, text to self, or text to world connecting questions. Vocabulary is introduced by providing words and their definitions, as well as identifying their parts of speech. Students are asked to complete sentences that require them to understand and connect with and reinforce the new vocabulary.
April 12, 2010
I really liked the format of the questions for the Road Map. The questions began with basic recall and comprehension questions and then moved on to higher-level questioning that really…
Information - Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
This collection contains roadmaps and vocabulary exercises pertaining to Mildred D. Taylor's "Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry."
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