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Animals in Children's Books Lesson Plans & Resources

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9 chapters in Animals in Children's Books Lesson Plans & Resources

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Ch 1. Animals in Picture Books Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[235281].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Caps for Sale Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Wolf! by Becky Bloom Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Who Wants Arthur Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Who Sank the Boat Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Fox by Margaret Wild Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Click Clack Moo Activities for Kids
Lesson 8 - The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - An Anteater Named Arthur Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Sheep on a Ship Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Stellaluna Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Bat Facts: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[139394].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[139394].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Stellaluna Writing Prompts & Activities
Lesson 14 - Stellaluna Read-Aloud Activities
Lesson 15 - The Tale of Peter Rabbit Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - The Tale of Peter Rabbit Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224755].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224755].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 17 - Beatrix Potter: Biography & Books Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224757].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 18 - Amazing Whales! Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - The Lamb Who Came for Dinner Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - The Snow Lambs Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Sebastian Lives in a Hat Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Please Take Me for a Walk Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Olivia and the Missing Toy Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Olivia Forms a Band Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Edward Monkton's Pig of Happiness Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[402717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[402717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 26 - The Pig of Happiness Activities
Lesson 27 - Elmer Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Ellison the Elephant Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - The World's Greatest Elephant Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - The Elephant's Child Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - We All Went on Safari Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Inside Mouse, Outside Mouse Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Big Red Barn Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - The Cats of Tiffany Street Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - The Good Luck Cat Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Giraffes Can't Dance Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - A Giraffe And A Half Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Skunk Scout Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - The Last Polar Bear Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - The Skunk Ladder Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Tanka Tanka Skunk! Lesson Plan
Lesson 42 - The Wolves are Back Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Bear Has a Story to Tell Lesson Plan
Lesson 44 - Pumpkin Soup Lesson Plan
Lesson 45 - We Are in a Book! Lesson Plan
Lesson 46 - What This Story Needs is a Pig in a Wig Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - The Gruffalo Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - The Gruffalo: Book & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[188601].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[188601].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Aliens Love Underpants Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Where the Wild Things Are Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Where the Wild Things Are: Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - The Fungus That Ate My School Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - The Wolves in the Walls Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Neil Gaiman: Books & Poems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177389].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177389].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - A. A. Milne Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - A. A. Milne: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397855].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397855].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - A. A. Milne: Poems & Books Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Stuart Little Comprehension Questions
Lesson 5 - Trumpet of the Swan Comprehension Questions
Lesson 6 - Poppy by Avi Comprehension Questions
Lesson 7 - Charlotte's Web Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Charlotte's Web: Summary, Characters & Author Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20656].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20656].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Fantastic Mr Fox Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Fantastic Mr. Fox Book Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[184293].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[184293].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - The Cricket in Times Square Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - The Cricket in Times Square: Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[203449].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[203449].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - The Cricket in Times Square Comprehension Questions
Lesson 14 - The Jungle Book Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Summary of The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Rikki-Tikki-Tavi Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Rikki-Tikki-Tavi by Rudyard Kipling Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141940].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141940].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 18 - A Mouse Called Wolf Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - A Mouse Called Wolf Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224739].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224739].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 20 - The Happy Hedgehog Band Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Mole Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - A Symphony of Whales Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - The Rainbow Bear Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - The Fire Cat Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Diary of a Worm Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Wonderful Worms Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Armadillo Rodeo Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Armadillo's Orange Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Armadillo Tattletale Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - The Armadillo from Amarillo Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Bats at the Beach Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Scaredy Squirrel at the Beach Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Ladybug Girl at the Beach Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - The White Giraffe Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - A Pig is Big Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - A Pig is Big: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[452117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[452117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 37 - The Cricket in Times Square Project Ideas

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