Number the Stars Chapter 5

  • This chapter tells about how the family planned to deal with the soldiers if they were to ask who Ellen was. Use the videos and activities included here to give your students greater access to curriculum that meets state standards, yet are accessible to students who may need some adapted materials.


    Chapter 5 Teaser Video


    Length of Video: 0:47
    Text Transcript


    Chapter 5 Discussion Question


    Length of Activity: 0:28
    This asks "Have you ever pretended to be someone else?" Then, asks students to ponder the idea of being able to be a famous person.


    Chapter 5 Lesson Plan

    Use these lesson plans to help guide you as you do the Chapter 5 videos and activities included here.  


    Reading Comprehension Questions

    Length of Activity: 20 minutes

    Use this activity to assess student comprehension of the material they are reading.


    Same or Different Activity

    Length of Activity: 20 minutes

    Use this to expand upon topics that arise during this chapter.


    Hide or Not Activity

    Length of Activity: 20 minutes

    Use this to consider the actions of others and how they impact students reading this chapter.


    Chapter 5 Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills

    Use this document to help ensure activities are aligned with the state curriculum.