The Great Brain Activities

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Rebekah Sayler
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The Great Brain Activities

The Great Brain, by John D. Fitzgerald, is about J. D. and his brother Tom, a. k. a. The Great Brain, a silver-tongued con artist with a genius for making a profit. A delightful book!

These 10 activities are a great companion for independent study or reading groups covering The Great Brain!

3rd Grade Reading Activities Included:

About the Author. Students learn about John D. Fitzgerald

About the Illustrator Mercer Mayer and his

technique of Hatching and Cross-hatching

Art activity- Upside down drawing

Water Closet Fun

The Great Brain: The Water Closet

Literature: Point of View

How to Make Homemade Ice Cream

Finding the Good Deeds

Problems and Solutions

Write a Friendly Letter

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