Lesson plans for The Giver, Number the Stars and other books
The author's official site.
Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry
Summary, prereading, crosscurricular activities, vocabulary, related online resources, and more.
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Gooney Bird Greene
Nine discussion questions.
Summary, booktalk, and 8 discussion questions.
Number the Stars
Lesson plans for this book have been moved to their own page. You may want to update your bookmark.
Irony, Parody, and Satire
Students can use this site for self-teaching or for reinforcement/review.
Lessons and activities, including chapter-by-chapter discussion questions, a Tic-Tac-Toe game to teach forshadowing and flashback, character analysis, writing tasks, and practice using a glossary. This 13-page document requires Adobe Reader. (A lesson for Heidi is inexplicably mixed in.)