Lesson Plan

Number the Stars

Checking for Comprehension of Chapters 1-5
Anna R.
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The Pike School, Andover MA
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My Grades 4
My Subjects English Language Arts, Social Studies

Students will be able to identify main plot details and events in Chapters 1-5 of Number the Stars, by Lois Lowry. 

English Language Arts
Grades 4
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1 Comprehension Check!

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1.) Create 10 questions on Kahoot that cover the story elements and main plot events of Number the Stars.

2.) The questions should cover:

*the setting and the significance of the setting

*time period- WWII

*Characters: Who are Annemarie's siblings? Who does she live with?

*What religion is Ellen's family?

*Why does Ellen stay with Annemarie's family?

*What was significant about the photograph Annemarie's father showed the officer?

*How old are Ellen and Annemarie?

*What did we learn about Annemarie's sister?