Here, we read about the model of New York city that Rose is showing to Ben. We have learned that Rose is Ben’s grandmother. We learn the background story of how Ben’s mother and father met, dated, yet never married. In the picture portion of the story, we see pictures of the model while Rose, the old woman, shows it to Ben.
Text Teaser Video
The video gives a brief synopsis of a portion of the text without giving away too much detail to encourage students to continue reading the story.
Length of Video: 39 Seconds
Picture Teaser Video
This video gives a brief synopsis of a portion of the picture part of the book without giving away too much detail to encourage students to continue reading the story.
Length of Video: 24 Seconds
Discussion Question 14 Video (Pictures)
This video it is asked, “Why did Rose continue to care for the model? Why was it so important to her?”
Length of Video: 30 Seconds
This is a worksheet that asks questions related to the section that students have read.
Time to Complete: 20 minutes (approximately)
This is a worksheet that assists students in taking notes while they read this section of the book. The instructions for using this worksheet are in a powerpoint in the introduction section; here
Time to Complete: Done while reading – time determined individually