Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Journal Unit Plan. Providing students with a structure and routine while they read a novel is invaluable in the middle school classroom. These chapter journal entries all follow the same structure and provide such a routine for students while reading Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry. Students have two tasks to complete for each chapter - a double entry journal and reading comprehension questions.
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