Famous Children's Authors Lesson Plans

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    Eric Carle Lesson Plan
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    Eric Carle Lesson Plan

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18 chapters in Famous Children's Authors Lesson Plans

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Ch 1. Teaching Eric Carle Books {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[375347].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Eric Carle Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Eric Carle: Biography, Facts & Books Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361559].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361559].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - The Very Hungry Caterpillar Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - From Head to Toe by Eric Carle Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Mister Seahorse by Eric Carle Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - The Grouchy Ladybug Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - The Grouchy Ladybug Activities
Lesson 11 - Do You Want to Be My Friend? Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - The Mixed-Up Chameleon Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - The Mixed-Up Chameleon Activities for Kids
Lesson 14 - Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - The Secret Birthday Message Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Have You Seen My Cat? Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Walter the Baker Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - The Very Quiet Cricket Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Eric Carle Art Lesson Plan
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Lesson 21 - The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities
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Lesson 1 - Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
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Lesson 4 - The Keeping Quilt Lesson Plan
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Lesson 6 - Bully by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - The Butterfly by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Chicken Sunday by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Chicken Sunday Comprehension Questions
Lesson 10 - Some Birthday by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Emma Kate by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Christmas Tapestry by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Rechenka's Eggs by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Junkyard Wonders by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Ginger and Petunia by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Babushka's Doll by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Babushka's Doll by Patricia Polacco Activities
Lesson 20 - Thank You, Mr. Falker Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Bun Bun Button Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Mr. Lincoln's Way Lesson Plan
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Lesson 24 - My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Just Plain Fancy by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - The Graves Family Goes Camping Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - The Graves Family by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - The Lemonade Club Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - The Art of Miss Chew Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - January's Sparrow Lesson Plan
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Lesson 32 - Pink & Say Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Oh, the Places You'll Go Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - The Lorax Comprehension Questions
Lesson 3 - The Lorax Discussion Questions
Lesson 4 - If I Ran The Circus Activities
Lesson 5 - How The Grinch Stole Christmas Activities & Games
Lesson 6 - My Many Colored Days Activities
Lesson 7 - The Sneetches Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Oh the Places You'll Go Activities for Elementary School
Lesson 10 - Dr. Seuss Literacy Activities
Lesson 11 - The Foot Book Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - The Cat in the Hat Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - If I Ran the Zoo Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Dr. Seuss Math Activities
Lesson 15 - Dr. Seuss Science Activities
Lesson 16 - Dr. Seuss Political Cartoon Lesson Plan
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Lesson 18 - Great Day for Up Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Yertle the Turtle Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Fox in Socks Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Green Eggs and Ham Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - If I Ran the Rainforest Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - I am not Going to Get Up Today Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - If I Ran the Circus Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Horton Hatches an Egg Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - I Wish That I Had Duck Feet Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - There's a Wocket in my Pocket Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Dr. Seuss' Are You My Mother? Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Dr. Seuss' Wacky Wednesday Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - Ten Apples on Top Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You? Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Daisy Head Mayzie Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Dr. Seuss Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Dr. Seuss Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - How the Grinch Stole Christmas Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - The Butter Battle Book Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - The Lorax Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Dr. Seuss Small Group Activities
Lesson 40 - Dr. Seuss Lesson Plan for Preschool
Lesson 41 - Dr. Seuss' Birthday Lesson Plan
Lesson 42 - The Lorax Project Ideas
Lesson 43 - One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish Writing Activities
Lesson 44 - Wacky Wednesday by Dr Seuss Activities
Lesson 45 - Horton Hears a Who Activities
Lesson 46 - Sneetches Activities
Lesson 47 - Dr. Seuss Project Ideas
Lesson 48 - The Lorax Activities
Lesson 49 - Yertle the Turtle Discussion Questions
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Lesson 1 - Ramona the Pest Comprehension Questions
Lesson 2 - Ramona the Brave Comprehension Questions
Lesson 3 - Ramona & Her Father Comprehension Questions
Lesson 4 - Ramona Quimby, Age 8 Comprehension Questions
Lesson 5 - Ramona Quimby, Age 8 Activities
Lesson 6 - Henry Huggins Comprehension Questions
Lesson 7 - Henry Huggins Lesson Plan
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Lesson 9 - Henry & Ribsy Comprehension Questions
Lesson 10 - The Mouse and the Motorcycle Comprehension Questions
Lesson 11 - The Mouse & The Motorcycle Comprehension Questions
Lesson 12 - Runaway Ralph Comprehension Questions
Lesson 13 - Ralph S. Mouse Comprehension Questions
Lesson 14 - The Mouse and the Motorcycle Activities for Kids
Lesson 15 - Dear Mr. Henshaw Lesson Plan
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Lesson 17 - Dear Mr. Henshaw Comprehension Questions
Lesson 18 - Dear Mr. Henshaw Activities
Lesson 19 - Dear Mr. Henshaw Discussion Questions
Lesson 20 - Muggie Maggie Comprehension Questions
Lesson 21 - Henry Huggins by Beverly Cleary Activities
Lesson 22 - Henry and Ribsy Activities
Lesson 23 - Muggie Maggie Activities
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Lesson 1 - Hatchet Lesson Plan
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Lesson 3 - Pre-Reading Activities for Hatchet
Lesson 4 - Hatchet Activities & Projects
Lesson 5 - Hatchet Comprehension Questions
Lesson 6 - Hatchet Discussion Questions
Lesson 7 - The Time Hackers Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Woodsong Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Woodsong by Gary Paulsen Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[452717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[452717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - The Voyage of the Frog Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Nightjohn Lesson Plan
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Lesson 13 - The River by Gary Paulsen Discussion Questions
Lesson 14 - Harris and Me Activities
Lesson 15 - Hatchet Unit Plan
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Lesson 1 - James & the Giant Peach Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - James & the Giant Peach Activities
Lesson 3 - James & the Giant Peach Comprehension Questions
Lesson 4 - James & the Giant Peach Discussion Questions
Lesson 5 - Matilda Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Matilda by Roald Dahl: Book Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Comprehension Questions
Lesson 8 - Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Discussion Questions
Lesson 9 - Matilda Comprehension Questions
Lesson 10 - Fantastic Mr. Fox Comprehension Questions
Lesson 11 - The BFG Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Roald Dahl's The BFG: Book Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - The BFG Pre-Reading Activities
Lesson 14 - The BFG Activities & Projects
Lesson 15 - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Lesson Plan
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Lesson 17 - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Games & Activities
Lesson 18 - The Witches by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
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Lesson 20 - The Magic Finger Lesson Plan
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Lesson 22 - The Magic Finger Activities
Lesson 23 - The Magic Finger Comprehension Questions
Lesson 24 - The Twits Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - The Landlady by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
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Lesson 28 - Man From the South by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
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Lesson 30 - Going Solo by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
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Lesson 32 - Boy by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
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Lesson 34 - The Giraffe And The Pelly And Me Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Fantastic Mr. Fox Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Charlie & The Chocolate Factory Vocabulary Activities
Lesson 37 - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Unit Plan
Lesson 38 - The Witches Discussion Questions
Lesson 39 - The Landlady Discussion Questions
Lesson 40 - Roald Dahl Project Ideas
Lesson 41 - The BFG Discussion Questions
Lesson 42 - James And The Giant Peach Discussion Questions