Patricia Polacco Author Study with 13 Titles in PDF VERSION ONLY

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2nd - 5th, Homeschool
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This Patricia Polacco Author Study includes materials for *13* titles and an author research lapbook for a total of 260+ pages of materials IN PDF VERSION ONLY. Patricia Polacco is a favorite for teachers and students. Her books are filled with tier 2 vocabulary and so many relevant social themes. Using Polacco’s books in guided reading or as a mentor text for writing helps your students far beyond reading and writing. Her books help children for life! The bundle includes a PDF of EACH BOOK COMPANION ONLY. If you'd like to have a DIGITAL version too (full color for one-to-one devices and smartboards), you'll want to purchase the bundle that includes both options.

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This Patricia Polacco Author Study unit now includes materials in a before, during, after format for **13** of Polacco's books in PDF for the following titles:

Chicken Sunday


My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother

Thunder Cake

The Keeping Quilt

The Bee Tree

Junkyard Wonders

Just Plain Fancy

When Lightning Comes in a Jar

Christmas Tapestry

For the Love of Autumn

Mr. Lincoln's Way

Patricia Polacco Lapbook

Thank You Mr. Falker

To get them all in digital too, purchase this Patricia Polacco Author Study Bundle.instead:


The bundle includes ~260 pages of material. Your students will have the opportunity for learning many comprehension skills and strategies, write about theme related topics that go with each book, and expand their vocabulary with the rich language each offers. Individual units in my store include both digital and pdf options.

This unit is thorough, and the activities would work well in pairs, small group, or with whole group for skill modeling (mentor text lessons).

For a detailed look at this unit, a preview is provided with all pages visible for each unit. Please download and preview it in case you have questions.

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Total Pages
260 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
3 months
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