Author Study

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Author Study Made Easy!
These ready-to-go printables will help you lead your students through an in-depth author study of any fiction author you choose! (Ideas for great author choices included!)

Who is This For?
2nd - 4th Grade Students
Teachers looking for a fun and easy way to guide students through an author study!

What is Included?

Printable Templates for:
*examining covers and making predictions
*mapping out individual stories
*comparing 2 books
*comparing multiple books
*making predictions about the author
*gathering info about the author
*writing a letter to the author

Pages can be used together as a project or you can pick and choose those that best fit your needs. Once students are familiar with the process, partners or small groups can lead their own author studies!

Why Buy?
Author studies are a powerful way to build understanding of a genre and author's purpose in writing. These handy templates allow you to easily model and teach the process of an author study and then empower students to lead their own studies.

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