Classroom author studies are a huge hit! My students love celebrating the work of authors all month/year long. This is a fun and easy way to guide students through an author study. Ready to print and use graphic organizers can be completed together or independently, whatever works for you. This product includes...
-a colorful "Author Study" pennant banner
-name cards for over 40 authors to use on display
AND printables galore, including...
-All About the Author
-Author Facts & Opinions
-Comparing two authors
-Comparing two characters
-Story Sequence (First, Next, Then, Last)
-Summarize A Story (Somebody, Wanted, But, So)
-Story Elements (Characters, Setting, Problem, Solution)
-Favorite Book writing
-Persuasive/Opinion writing for The Best Author
-Persuasive/Opinion writing for My Favorite Character
-3 Graphs for Favorite Character, Book, and Author
The following list includes AUTHOR NAME CARDS that can be used for a classroom display ("Authors We've Studied" wall) - Aliki, Stan & Jan Berenstain, Judy Blume, Jan Brett, Norman Bridwell, Marc Brown, Eve Bunting, Eric Carle, Nancy Carlson, Beverly Cleary, Andrew Clements, Tomie dePaola, Lois Ehlert, Denise Fleming, Mem Fox, Gail Gibbons, Kevin Henkes, Pat Hutchins, Steven Jenkins, Steven Kellogg, Eric Kimmel, David Kirk, Leo Lionni, Eric Litwin, Bill Martin Jr., Mercer Mayer, Robert Munsch, Laura Numeroff, Ezra Jack Keats, Barbara Park, Patricia Polacco, Jack Prelutsky, Cynthia Rylant, David Shannon, Dr. Seuss, Shel Silverstein, Mark Teague, Chris Van Allsburg, Judith Viorst, Mo Willems and Audrey Wood.
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