Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963 (The) Grades 6-8
This story is about a family living in Flint, Michigan. It begins humorously telling about the escapades of two young brothers. The parents concerned about their behavior decide to take them to stay with Grandma in Birmingham, Alabama. The novel develops a serious tone when it uses the historical event of the bombing of the Eleventh Street Baptist Church which killed four girls. By Christopher Paul Curtis.
Each Novel Study contains an average of 65 pages and includes:
Suggestions for teaching the unit.
A vocabulary list.
Activity cards for grammar.
Research and integrated activities.
Tracking and record sheets.