Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry

Author: Linda Beech
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0590389270
Release Date: 1999-07-01
Genre: Education

Winner of the Newbery Medal, this remarkably moving novel has impressed the hearts and minds of millions of readers. Set in Mississippi at the height of the Depression, this is the story of one family's struggle to maintain their integrity, pride, and independence in the face of racism and social injustice. And it is also Cassie's story Cassie Logan, an independent girl who discovers over the course of an important year why having land of their own is so crucial to the Logan family, even as she learns to draw strength from her own sense of dignity and self-respect. * " A] vivid story.... Entirely through its own internal development, the novel shows the rich inner rewards of black pride, love, and independence." Booklist, starred review"

Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry

Author: Mildred D. Taylor
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 0141354879
Release Date: 2014-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

'Look out there, Cassie girl. All that belongs to you.' Cassie Logan finds it hard to understand why the family farm means so much to her father. She finds it even harder growing up in a place like Mississippi in the 1930s. But, as she witnesses the prejudice and destruction all around her, cassie begins to see why she must find strength in the people she loves and stand up for what she believes in.

A Guide for Using Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry in the Classroom

Author: Michael H. Levin
Publisher: Teacher Created Resources
ISBN: 9781557344397
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Education

This literature unit is used with Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, by Mildred D. Taylor. Included are sample lesson plans, biographical sketch of the author, book summary, book report ideas and more.

Literature Circle Guide

Author: Rebecca DeAngelis Callan
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0439355362
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Education

Suggested activities to be used in the classroom to accompany the reading of Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Mildred D. Taylor.

Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry

Author: Mildred D. Taylor
Publisher: Dial Books
ISBN: 9781101993880
Release Date: 2016
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Endpapers display photographs of the author and her family with descriptive notes pertaining to the novels about the Logan family.

Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry Puffin Modern Classics

Author: Mildred D. Taylor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101657942
Release Date: 2004-04-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Winner of the Newbery Medal, this remarkably moving novel has impressed the hearts and minds of millions of readers. Set in Mississippi at the height of the Depression, this is the story of one family's struggle to maintain their integrity, pride, and independence in the face of racism and social injustice. And it is also Cassie's story—Cassie Logan, an independent girl who discovers over the course of an important year why having land of their own is so crucial to the Logan family, even as she learns to draw strength from her own sense of dignity and self-respect. * "[A] vivid story.... Entirely through its own internal development, the novel shows the rich inner rewards of black pride, love, and independence."—Booklist, starred review

A Reading Guide to Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry by Mildred D Taylor

Author: Laurie Rozakis
Publisher:
ISBN: 0439463432
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A new series of companions to well loved and often read middle-grade novels. Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor is a favorite middle grade novel. This companion gives background on the author, questions to guide reading, clues to themes, plot, characters, and setting of the book, a glossary, writing and other activities, and more. If you loved Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, you need this reading companion

Let the Circle Be Unbroken

Author: Mildred D. Taylor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101997543
Release Date: 2016-04-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Four black children growing up in rural Mississippi during the Depression experience racial antagonisms and hard times, but learn from their parents the pride and self-respect they need to survive.

Roll of Thunder Study Guide

Author: Gloria Levine
Publisher: Learning Links
ISBN: 0881221260
Release Date: 1988-01-01
Genre:

Novel-Ties study guides contain reproducible pages in a chapter by chapter format to accompany a work of literature of the same title.

Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry eBook

Author: Carmela M. Krueser
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 9780787780500
Release Date: 1989-09-01
Genre:

Exploring Literature is a complete teaching unit designed to give you everything needed to help students understand and appreciate fine literature. This exciting approach includes classroom-tested activities sure to save you hours of valuable preparation time.

Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry Close Reading and Text Dependent Questions

Author: Charles Aracich
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
ISBN: 9781480769670
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre:

Students analyze Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry using key skills from the Common Core. Close reading of the text is required to answer text-dependent questions. Included are student pages with the text-dependent questions as well as suggested answers.

Worst Enemies Best Friends

Author: Annie Bryant
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439159576
Release Date: 2008-06-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Yikes! As if being the new girl isn't bad enough, Charlotte just made the biggest cafeteria blunder in the history of Abigail Adams Junior High. There's no way that Katani, Avery, and Maeve will want anything to do with her now. Can a mysterious landlady, a romantic evening gone wrong, and a cryptic key to nowhere help four very different girls become the best of friends? Or will they remain worst enemies forever?

Focus on Reading

Author: Walch
Publisher: Walch Publishing
ISBN: 0825144299
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines