is a beautiful story of Patricia's ancestry, and it is the perfect book to begin an author study with. This HUGE comprehension focused bundle in DIGITAL and PDF includes before, during, and after activities to accompany the book, a Patricia Polacco research lapbook about her life and books, and a class book writing extension. If you're wanting to do an author study, this is the book to begin with! Make planning EASY and theme exploration MEANINGFUL.
Skills addressed through this unit include:
⭐️schema building (prereading)
⭐️tier 2 vocabulary activities
⭐️cause and effect relationships
⭐️question task cards and response form for group discussion
⭐️an 11-page lapbook with grading rubric
⭐️a class book on family traditions
⭐️and a researching Ellis Island form. (in Full Color Digital and Black/White PDF)
If you love Patricia Polacco's Books, you may be interested in checking out these other titles:
To get them all, purchase the Patricia Polacco Author Study Bundle.
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