Everything you need to understand or teach Milkweed by Jerry Spinelli.
Jerry Spinelli's novel Milkweed follows the first person narrative of eight-year-old Misha's childhood in World War II Warsaw. Misha's curiosity, determination, and fierce loyalty allow him to learn the power of friendship, love, and faith in a world that seeks to destroy the human spirit. Through Misha's story, Spinelli explores the complicated nature of memory and loss, reconciliation and renewal.
Milkweed: A Novel Lesson Plans contain 138 pages of teaching material, including: