Zapato Power

Lesson 13


Explain if Freddie should have taken the wristband and why by using details to retell key events and how characters respond to major events and challenges.

Readings and Materials

  • Book: Zapato Power: Freddie Ramos Springs Into Action by Jacqueline Jules  — Ch. 5

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Target Task


Should Freddie have taken the wristband? Why or why not?

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Key Questions


  • What did Freddie notice when he was snooping around in Mr. Vaslov's toolshed? Why did he conclude that Mr. Vaslov would be coming back soon?
  • Why does Freddie decide to try on the wristband? Should he have touched it? Explain why.
  • What happened when Freddie pushed the button?
  • What does Freddie notice when he is looking for Mr. Vaslov? Where does Freddie end up?




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Common Core Standards

  • RL.2.3 — Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.

  • RF.2.4 — Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.