This 211 page bundle of seven literature units for Tomie dePaola books and author biography study materials contains unit plan worksheets, activities and lesson plans designed to support guided reading groups and individualized instruction alike. If you've been looking for an author unit study about Tomie dePaola that can stand up to two months' worth of classroom exploration, this is the package for you. In addition to reading handouts and support materials on the life of dePaola himself, this bundle also provides a full week of resources on seven separate titles.
Those titles include the books Adelita: A Mexican Cinderella Story, The Legend of the Bluebonnet, The Legend of the Poinsettia, Legend of the Persian Carpet, Oliver Button Is a Sissy, Strega Nona and The Art Lesson. Resource examples for these seven separate literature units include, but are not limited to the following:
Lesson Plans and Activities
Comprehension and Discussion Questions
Spelling and Vocabulary Words
Guided Reading Support
Writing and Art Activities
Word Search and Crossword Puzzles
Quiz and Test Printables
Short-Answer Essay Questions
Extension Lesson Ideas
Character Traits Graphic Organizer and Essay Activity
Main Idea Activity
These seven separate literature units, along with the Tomie dePaola author biography materials, combine to provide a full 7-8 weeks of classroom exploration for teachers and students.