Lesson plans for Dear America and other books
The author's official site.
Kathryn Lasky: Meet the Author
Brief bio and interview.
Beyond the Burning Time
Summary, discussion questions, activities, and brief author biography.
The Night Journey
Summary and postreading activities.
First Painter by Kathryn Lasky
In this blog a teacher explains integrating the book into social studies and art lessons.
Taste Buds Lesson Plan
This lesson integrates science into study of Sugaring Time. Students identify different taste areas on the tongue. It is designed for fifth graders.
True North Discussion Guide
Summary; analysis of theme, conflict, setting, characterization; discussion questions; and brief author biography.