Alphabetized by Author's Last Name
The Novels of Janet Tashjian
This 16-page document includes an author interview and discussion questions for these novels: Tru Confessions, Multiple Choice, Fault Line, The Gospel According to Larry, and Vote for Larry. Adobe Reader or compatible application required for access.
George Crum and the Saratoga Chip by Gaylia Taylor
Pre-reading activity, discussion guide, and ideas for projects, including vocabulary study.
Amelia Earhart: This Broad Ocean
Summary, discussion questions, and crosscurricular projects.
The Cay by Theodore Taylor
Lesson plans and teaching materials for the novel.
A video interview with Mark Teague
Biography, bibliography, video clips, and transcript.
Look! by Kyra Teis
A variety of activities for early literacy development.
The Kissing Hand
Lots of activities to support the book.
The Kissing Hand Unit
Activities, illustrations, and printables to support the book.
An American Girl: Discover Your World
Click on the link "F.I.L.M. Curriculum" for a 29-page teaching guide. It includes a summary and 16 activities to learn about the Great Depression, about journalism, and about taking action within the community. The guide supports the 2008 movie Kitt Kittredge: An American Girl by Valerie Tripp. Access requires Adobe Reader or compatible application.
Press Here by Hervé Tullet
Summary, analysis, and 2 sets of discussion questions based on themes in the book.
Mailing May by Michael O. Tunnell
Questions with emphasis on economic concepts of opportunity cost, economic wants, goods and services, trade and money, scarcity, consumers, and price.