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The Gorillas of Gill Park

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This 21-page Kids' Wings unit for The Gorillas of Gill Park by Amy Gordon will enrich and extend your reading of this exciting citizen-in-action adventure. It is perfect for paired, group, or whole class study.

The unit includes:

  • Working with a Literary Circle,
  • Making Connections: Before Reading Quick Writes and Predict/Read/Confirm Chapter Questions, Summarizing: Write a Narrative Poem,
  • Coach: Multiple Choice Comprehension Activities including
  • Analogies,
  • Making a Salt Map of Gloria,
  • Math Logic Puzzle: Rosa's Market,
  • What's in a Name?
  • Picturing Figurative Language,
  • Two Different Lives: Multiple Choice Comprehension Activities,
  • Character Quotes,
  • Identification, Character Poem,
  • A Touch of Caring: Multiple Choice Comprehension Activities,
  • Story Mapping,
  • Adding My Voice, Writing from Another Point of View,
  • Projects That Sprout from the Book,
  • Horst's Hidden Things (Class Portraits Bulletin Board),
  • A Fountain Dance,
  • An Extraordinary Teenager,
  • Research: The Dangers of Smoking,
  • FIVE Writing Prompts,
  • Answer Keys


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