Tomie dePaola Book Study - Legend of the Bluebonnet - Wildflower Research

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2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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I used this resource after students researched various wildflowers around the US. It was a great wrap-up to a plants unit we did. I will be using it again next year. Thanks!
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  1. As the wildflowers begin to bloom, lead your students to discover Tomie dePaola with The Legend of the Bluebonnet and The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush. These inspiring legends are ideal for spring novel studies, and you will love sharing them with your students! Your students will love learning a
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The bluebonnets are in bloom all over the hill country! Your students will love discovering legends with Tomie dePaola and The Legend of the Bluebonnet! This delightful book is perfect for spring novel studies while covering important common core standards! Your students will enjoy learning about legends and beautiful wildflowers with these engaging activities. It's perfect for character study, inference, and cause and effect.

I have reviewed this product to ensure it is appropriate in depicting Native Americans. If you do not wish to use any part of the product, you are welcome to leave out those slides. Students have the option of doing their own research about the Comanche culture. - Sandy


  • Character study - Physical and character traits
  • Inferring character traits from reading
  • How and why characters change
  • Story Map graphic organizer
  • Comprehension questions
  • Cause and Effect
  • Making Inferences
  • Sequence of Events
  • Vocabulary
  • Comanche Culture described in the book
  • Sensory poem
  • Elements of a legend posters
  • Wildflower research (also on Google Slides)
  • My Wildflower Legend graphic organizer for writing activity (also on Google Slides)
  • My Wildflower Legend booklet template (also on Google Slides)

Teachers love this activity because it provides the option of using the Google Slides or printables.


⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “I used this resource after students researched various wildflowers around the US. It was a great wrap-up to a plants unit we did. I will be using it again next year. Thanks!”

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “My students loved the story and I loved teaching with your product. It was very comprehensive and offered a lot of teaching options.”

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “This resource was great at addressing many skills in an engaging and fun way!”



Legends of the Bluebonnet and Indian Paintbrush"

Legend of the Indian Paintbrush

Legend of the Lady's Slipper

Wildflower Slideshow


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