El Deafo by Cece Bell

Grade Levels
4th - 6th
Formats Included
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31 pages
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El Deafo by Cece Bell is a semi-autobiographical graphic novel about a girl's experience growing up deaf. This story is perfect for upper elementary students and shows the experience of one deaf girl. Cece says she wrote it because she wished others had a "how-to" guide for interacting with deaf students.

This book guide has 29 pages and an answer key.


• Cover Analysis

• Pre Reading

• Quizzes (7 - every 3 chapters)

• Discussion Questions: Ch 1-10

• Discussion Questions: Ch 11-21

• Cause and Effect (4 - every 5 chapters)

• Who/What/When/Where

• Themes

• Book Review


• Vocabulary List

• Vocabulary Worksheet (blank)


• Traits of Cece, Laura Martha, Ginny (1 page each)

• Cece and You

• Cece and El Deafo

• Martha and Laura


• ASL Alphabet Chart

Total Pages
31 pages
Answer Key
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