Community in Crisis Educator Tools

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Episode 11: "Money Troubles"

 
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.5.4
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.

EPISODE CHALLENGE:
As rumors fly about the strange goings-on in town, Pierre’s got practical things on his mind: The insurance money he’d been counting on shows no sign of coming through, and he’s asking the Director for an advance. Students must decide how to respond to Pierre’s request.

TEACHER RESOURCES

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KEY VOCABULARY

MINI LESSON

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To-Do List
Cheat Sheet

Game Activity
Answer Key

Certificate of
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POST-GAME
CLASS
DISCUSSION
QUESTIONS

INTERVENTION
LESSON
RI.5.9

EXTENSION
ACTIVITIES

STUDENT RESOURCES

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MINI LESSON
WORKSHEETS

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QUICKWRITE
GRAPHIC
ORGANIZER
(pdf)

QUICKWRITE
GRAPHIC
ORGANIZER
(Google Doc)

Source Document:
The People Speak

Extend

POST-GAME
DISCUSSION
QUESTIONS