Describe how the main characters change, by asking and answering questions about character motivation and feelings.
Make connections to how friendships and feelings can change and what we can learn from each other.
Book: The Sandwich Swap by Queen Rania Al Abdullah and Kelly DiPucchio
What do the two girls learn about friendship? How do they learn it?
Teach the word hummus.
How does the author show that Lily and Salma are good friends? Extend: How does this fit with what we’ve learned so far about being a good friend?
Why do the two girls argue? How does it make them feel?
How did the girls’ argument impact the entire school? Why? How did it make the girls feel?
Why does the author say the girls felt “ashamed by what they saw”? Why is that important?
What did the girls learn?
End: How did they share what they learned with the entire school?