26 FAIRMOUNT AVE, An Autobiography by Tomie dePaola, A Newbery Honor Book

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Grade Levels
2nd - 4th
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26 FAIRMOUNT AVE, An Autobiography by Tomie dePaola
One of our favorite authors shares his childhood memories that paved the way for his writing career. Here, we meet the real relatives who became the characters in his books and the events that became the inspiration for his stories.

A 11-page unit PLUS interactive Jeopardy-type game, perfect for lesson plans, handouts, or projection on your SmartBoard for 26 Fairmount Avenue is now available!

The Activity Guide/Lesson Plans Contain:
Building Character in the Fire
Author Study in a Literary Circle
The Ballad of Tomie dePaola
Name that Chapter!
What's It All About? 2-Page Comprehension Check
What's to Celebrate in 1938?
The People in Tomie's Life, Crossword Puzzle
1938 Newsreel
Pinpointing Tomie's Home
Writing Prompts
Answer Page


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Total Pages
11 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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