Henry 'Box' Brown

The following Henry “Box” Brown package is intended for grades 3-6. It can be used after reading the story Henry’s Freedom Box, or used on its own, as informational pages are included.
Once purchased, you will have:
-An inference page (a picture of a box is provided, what could be in the box, where is it going, etc.
- 2 informational pages about Henry Brown
-Reading comprehension questions (encouraging critical thinking)
-Comparing and contrasting Henry’s life to our own life
-Writing activity 1: Continue Henry’s story…what happens after his box is delivered?
-Writing activity 2: Responding to 2 questions…If you could ask Henry Brown any question, what would it be and why? Pretend you are Nancy Brown, write Henry a letter explaining what happened to you.
-Adjectives: use adjectives to describe Henry’s box. What does it look like? What does it feel like? What does it smell like?
-Illustrate the escape: Brainstorm new ways Henry could have escaped. Illustrate it.
-16 question cards that can be used for test/quiz or used as task cards in a center.

All rights reserved by author. This product is for personal or classroom use only, and can only be used by the original downloader.

Clipart and elements found in this PDF are copyrighted and cannot be extracted and used without permission and a license.

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If you have any questions, concerns, or requests please contact me at nadia.dagostino@mail.mcgill.ca

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Created: Feb 14, 2016

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