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Earth Dragon Awakes plus Selavi

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The 27-page Kids' Wings unit for Laurence Yep's The Earth Dragon Awakes elaborates and extends understanding of this terrific historical fiction account of the San Francisco Earthquake of 1906. Told from two points of view, those of a rich doctor and a poor Chinese immigrant, history comes alive!  Engaging students in prereading through discussion cards and a readers' theater script, the unit is prepares students for exciting reading in one of the best books ever written. The unit and PowerPoint Jeopardy-type game are delivered through a download button in your receipt.

The Unit Contains:
  • An Interactive Jeopardy Game
  • Discussion Cards
  • Crossword Puzzle
  • Readers’ Theater Script
  • Map Study
  • Vocabulary Activity
  • Predict/Confirm Chapter Questions
  • Multiple Choice Comprehension Activities
  • Writing Prompts
  • Logic Puzzle 
  • Interview the Characters 
  • 2 BigSix Research Starters
  • Multiple-Choice Edit/Revise Activity
  • 2-Page Refugee Simulation 
  • and MORE!
  • Also included are four pages of activities for Selavi (Haiti's Street Children).



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