Covering author's craft, literary devices, and figurative language, a 20-page resource on Barbara Park's The Kid in the Red Jacket is a great way to help your learners understand all elements of the book. Designed for an individual summer reading activity for incoming fourth graders, the resource could be useful for a class book report or group reading project.
- Very thorough; covers many skills and ideas about the book
- Provides a list of recommended titles on the last page
- Good graphic organizers and varied activities throughout the resource
- A little long for a typical reading unit - best used in a long-term project or for individual study