Lois Lowry, author of The Giver and Number the Stars: a short biographical informational text with a vocabulary activity as well as a page of comprehension, opinion, and word work activities.
An answer key is provided
This resource is part of my larger background packet for Number the Stars. This version could be used as an introduction to any of Lowry's novels, as it is not aligned with that novel. The resource can be seen here:
Number the Stars Background Resource Informational Texts and More