Strega Nona Her Story by Tomie DePaola Activities in Digital and PDF

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Comprehension Connection
Grade Levels
3rd - 5th, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
  • Google Apps™
21 PDF + 21 Google Slides TM
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Strega Nona Her Story gives an introduction to the Strega Nona series by Tomie dePaola. It is filled with rich vocabulary and imagination. This collection of comprehension activities encourages deep thinking and interaction with the text. Students can work on them in guided reading, as a mentor text lessons, with partners, or in stations.

What's included in the Strega Nona Her Story Bundle?

The bundle includes the following:

  • Schema Builder about Strega Nona's birth (tied to your students' births)
  • Vocabulary Activity and Word Cards
  • Making Predictions Anchor Chart and Activity
  • Making Connections (2 Pages)
  • Story Elements (4 square thinking)
  • Character Traits (project)
  • Story Summarizer
  • Question Task Cards and Recording Sheet
  • Class Book (My Story)

How is the Strega Nona Her Story Unit organized?

The bundle includes 21 PDF and 21 Google Slides TM pages to give you several skill options. A preview of the materials included is attached, so be sure to look closely. (digital option not pictured, but the activities are the same as PDF). The activities are set up to be used in a before-during-after format.


Tomie DePaola is a favorite author of many elementary teachers. I have created resources for many of his books including:

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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ My students really enjoyed this as an end of year unit!

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Great addition to our study of Strega Nona and Tomie DePaola books

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Great resource for an author study. My students loved the activities.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I love Tomie dePoala! Thanks for giving me more ideas to work with.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Thanks so much!!! What a great unit. Love the graphic organizer and the clip art. Great way to engage the students.

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Total Pages
21 PDF + 21 Google Slides TM
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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