Everything you need to understand or teach The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis.
In the opening pages of The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963, all five members of the Watson family are sitting wrapped in blankets against the cold of the apartment. Mrs. Watson is convinced they are going to freeze to death.
Through the eyes of ten-year-old Kenny, the reader learns about the crazy antics of his family. Kenny believes that everyone in his neighborhood and school must think his family is strange—"The Weird Watsons...
The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 Lesson Plans contain 130 pages of teaching material, including: