Author and Illustrator Songs and More!

Lindsay Keegan
Grade Levels
PreK - 1st
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25 pages
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Lindsay Keegan


Help your students learn the difference between the author and illustrator of a story with these fun little jingles. This resource was created for Common Core standard K.RL.2.6, but can be used for any author/illustrator study.

Included in this resource:

*3 anchor charts: - Author vs. Illustrator

- The Author Song

- The Illustrator Song

*Pocket chart versions of each song, including pictures to go with the words.

*Mini-Readers/Books for students. Book format versions of the author and illustrator songs. These can be used in small group, kept in student book baggies and much more.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
With prompting and support, name the author and illustrator of a story and define the role of each in telling the story.


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