This is an author's study of Patricia Polacco books. Students will learn to look for clues to help them discover a theme, plot, life lesson, conflict, or to foreshadow an event. It includes notes on thirty "Signpost" examples from twenty-three of Polacco's books. There are suggestions about how to use the materials based on the book Notice and Note: Strategies for Close Reading, by Kylene Beers & Robert E. Probst.
There is a free flip book included. The flip book can be used with any book.
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