Number the Stars Chapter 6

  • In this chapter, we read about how Papa thought very quickly to convince the soldiers something about Ellen.  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 6 Teaser Video

    Length of Video: 0:45
    Text Transcript


    Chapter 6 Discussion Question

    This video asks "Why do you think the soldiers didn't believe that Ellen was a member of the Johansen family?
    Length of Video:0:32


    Lesson Plan

    Use these to help guide you as you work through chapter 6.


    Codes Worksheet

    Length of Activity: 20 minutes

    Use this activity to discuss and learn about using and writing codes.


    Opinion Writing

    Length of Activity: 30 minutes

    This activity will help students define an opinion and expound upon it.


    Reading Comprehension Questions

    Length of Activity: 25 minutes

    Use this set of questions to help assess student understanding of the text they are reading.


    Visualizing Worksheet

    Length of Activity: 20 minutes

    Use this activity to help students better understand what they are reading.


    Word Study

    Length of Activity: 30 minutes

    As students work through the text, they can use this to get a better understanding of words they are reading.


    Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills

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