Barrio Boy by Ernesto Galarza
Lesson plans and teaching resources

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Barrio Boy by Ernesto Galarza
5-day unit for 7th grade. Text-based discussion questions, academic vocabulary, writing prompt, models, extending the narrative. 10 pages; word processor required.

Learning About Self and Others Through Autobiography
This unit uses Barrio Boy and other works as part of a unit for sophomores on exploring identity.

Response to Literature — Writing a Character Analysis
This unit uses a passage from Barrio Boy as a writing prompt. Designed for grade 6. Includes models, rubrics. 33 pages; Adobe Reader required.