Lesson plans for Heaven, other books
Bird by Angela Johnson
Prereading activity, prediction guide, comprehension and discussion questions, and post-reading interdisciplinary projects.
The First Part Last by Angela Johnson
Prereading activity, discussion questions using Bloom's Taxonomy, and post-reading interdisciplinary projects.
Heaven by Angela Johnson
Summary and 11 discussion questions.
This reading group guide includes discussion questions and ideas for postreading projects.
Lily Brown's Paintings
Summary, analysis, and 4 sets of discussion questions based on themes in the story.
Students note details as they read. Includes text-dependent questions, vocabulary words, a culminating task, and additional learning activities. Word processor required for access.
A Sweet Smell of Roses by Angela Johnson
This teacher guide includes a pre-reading activity, comprehension and discussion questions, and ideas for cross-curricular post-reading projects.