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Goodbye Grandpa: Special Lesson Plan

Dealing with the loss of a loved one is the focus of the activities that accompany student Jeremy Zinn’s short story, “Goodbye, Grandpa.”  Readers engage in a discussion and debate about the nature of character change and motivation throughout the story. They use supporting details and textual evidence to validate their claims. Two teacher guides and the story are attached. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
Included Materials

  • Goodbye Grandpa: Story
  • Goodbye Grandpa: Teacher Guide
  • Goodbye Grandpa: Teacher Guide II
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