This is a great addition to any Christopher Paul Curtis Author's Study.
Included are 12 slides with vibrant and colorful pictures containing information about the life of Christopher Paul Curtis.
I have used this as part of a Christopher Paul Curtis Author Study, and my students just loved learning this fantastic author.
You may also be interested in Author Biographies for the following authors, if your class is reading any of the their books listed below:
(Bridge to Terabithia, Lyddie, The Great Gilly Hopkins)
(The Giver, Number the Stars)
Jean Craighead George
(My Side of the Mountain, Julie of the Wolves)
(Island of the Blue Dolphins, The Black Pearl, Black Star, Bright Dawn)
(Because of Winn-Dixie, Tales of Desperaux, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, The Magician's Elephant, The Tiger Rising, Flora and Ulysses)
Christopher Paul Curtis
(Bud, Not Buddy, The Watson's Go to Birmingham, Elijah of Buxton)
(Charlie and Chocolate Factory, Charlie and Great Glass Elevator, James and Giant Peach, Matilda, The BFG, The Witches, The Magic Finger)
(The Mouse and Motorcycle, Runaway Ralph, Ralph S. Mouse, Ramona series, Dear Mr. Henshaw)
(Trumpet of the Swan, Charlotte's Web, Stuart Little)
(Sarah, Plain, and Tall)
(Tales of a 4th Grade Nothing, Superfudge, Are You There God? It's Me Margaret)
(Holes, Sideways Stories from Wayside School, Wayside School is Falling Down)
(Maniac Magee, Knots in My Yo-Yo String)
(“Fear Street” series, “Goosebumps” series)
(Hatchet, Brian's Hunt, Brian's Winter, Dogsong, Woodsong)