Graphing Plot and Character in a Novel


  • Aug 15 2010 7:02 PM

    Gail Zeigler

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  • Aug 8 2010 7:42 PM

    Mary Kay Monson


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In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students graphically illustrate events in the plot of the story, "The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963" by Christopher Paul Curtis. They then assign positive and negative values to each plot event. Students can then draw conclusions based on their visual representation of the plot.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, United States History, Reading Comprehension, Literature