This lesson is part of a larger unit on the Great Depression. In this unit, students will be focusing on determining importance; summarizing; making predictions; recognizing plot structure; and identifying flashbacks, foreshadowing and setting. Wherever possible, mini-lesson texts relate to American life in the 1930s, and all students will be reading literature circle novels set during this time period in American history.
In today's lesson, students will practice identifying conflict as they read.
This resource is part of the Great Depression Unit collection.
From the NIH, US National Library of Medicine: In two lessons, students in grades 7-10 consider the boggart in Harry Potter, its connection to character development, similarities between the text and their own lives, and write short essays.
From NIH, US National Library of Medicine: In two lessons, students in grades 7-11 examine inheritance patterns of magical ability in Harry Potter and identify possible genotypes in several characters.
Links to lesson plans for teaching Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Includes 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, etc.