Lesson: Chapter 7 - Characters Change
Describe a big decision that you have made in your life.
Today we will continue reading Ties That Bind, Ties That Break. Some really important things have happened to Ailin. Let's discuss those events
Have students read in groups or independently while teacher pulls a small group of students.
After reading chapter 7, the teacher will lead a class discussion based on the questions that will stimulate interesting and educational conversation about the book.
- What 3 choices does Big Uncle give Ailin in regards to her future? How does she react and what does she decide to do and why?
- Whom does Ailin seek out to help her? What option is presented to her?
- How does Ailin perceive the Warners and their home? How do they differ from her family and home?
- How does Ailin rationalize lying about her age?
Students will work independently and
draw a comic strip of this chapter. Students should make sure that they include dialogue bubbles for the characters.
Has Ailin changed? If so how?
|comic strip 3 rows Activity||
|Comic Strip with tag lines Activity||
|Comic strip boxes Activity||