Code Talker Literature Study Guide
This is a 3 week Literature Study Guide created as a part of Illuminations Year 5. It would complement your study of All American History, Volume 2, which covers American history from 1820-2004.
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This 3-week Study Guide provides you with a Student Guide (14 pages) and an Answer Key (17 pages) which include the following activities:
- Discussion Generators
- Hands-On Activities
This study guide can also be found in Illuminations Year 5. It would complement your study of All American History, Volume 2, which covers American history from 1820-2004.
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Book description from Amazon.com:
“Throughout World War II in the conflict fought against Japan, Navajo code talkers were a crucial part of the U.S. effort, sending messages back and forth in an unbreakable code that used their native language. They braved some of the heaviest fighting of the war, and with their code, they saved countless American lives. Yet their story remained classified for more than twenty years.
Now Joseph Bruchac brings their stories to life for young adults through the riveting fictional tale of Ned Begay, a sixteen-year-old Navajo boy who becomes a code talker. His grueling journey is eye-opening and inspiring. This deeply affecting novel honors all of those young men, like Ned, who dared to serve, and it honors the culture and language of the Navajo Indians.”
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