Morris Lessmore loved words. He loved stories. He loved books. Every story has its upsets and one day, everything in Morris Lessmore’s life, including his own story, is scattered to the winds. Morris finds a magical place that houses thousands of books where can happily live out his life until the last page of his own story is written.
Written and illustrated by William Joyce.
I have created 17 extension activities for this title.
Cover Story Pre-Reading Activity
Making Connections Before Reading
Let’s Take a Picture Walk (2 Activities)
I Wonder… Formulating Questions
Comprehension Questions and Answer Key
Main Character Portrait
All About Morris
Making Connections: Text to Self
Making Connections: Text to Text
What Do You Think? Writing Activity
Cover Art (Design a New Book Cover)
3-2-1 Summarizing Activity