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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

18 chapters in Famous Children's Authors Lesson Plans

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Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Patricia Polacco: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361529].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361529].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Patricia Polacco: Books & Awards Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361531].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361531].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Keeping Quilt Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - The Keeping Quilt Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347841].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347841].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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 - Thank You, Mr. Falker Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Bun Bun Button Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Mr. Lincoln's Way Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Mr. Lincoln's Way: Summary & Theme Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361615].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361615].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Just Plain Fancy by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - The Graves Family Goes Camping Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - The Graves Family by Patricia Polacco Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - The Lemonade Club Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - The Art of Miss Chew Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - January's Sparrow Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - January's Sparrow: Summary, Theme & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361611].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361611].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 31 - Pink & Say Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco: Summary, Characters & Themes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[312969].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[312969].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Dr. Seuss Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - The Lorax Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Dr. Seuss's Biography & Books: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[139974].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[139974].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Oh, the Places You'll Go Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - How the Grinch Stole Christmas Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Dr. Seuss's Poems: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138254].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138254].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Lorax Comprehension Questions
Lesson 8 - The Lorax Discussion Questions
Lesson 9 - The Butter Battle Book Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - The Butter Battle Book: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - If I Ran The Circus Activities
Lesson 12 - How The Grinch Stole Christmas Activities & Games
Lesson 13 - My Many Colored Days Activities
Lesson 14 - The Sneetches Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Diversity Lesson for Kids: Definition & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[203407].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[203407].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Oh the Places You'll Go Activities for Elementary School
Lesson 18 - Dr. Seuss Literacy Activities
Lesson 19 - The Foot Book Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - The Cat in the Hat Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - If I Ran the Zoo Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Dr. Seuss Math Activities
Lesson 23 - Dr. Seuss Science Activities
Lesson 24 - Dr. Seuss Political Cartoons: Explanation & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397805].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397805].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - Great Day for Up Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Yertle the Turtle Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Fox in Socks Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Green Eggs and Ham Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - If I Ran the Rainforest Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - I am not Going to Get Up Today Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - If I Ran the Circus Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Horton Hatches an Egg Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - I Wish That I Had Duck Feet Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - There's a Wocket in my Pocket Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Dr. Seuss' Are You My Mother? Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Dr. Seuss' Wacky Wednesday Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Ten Apples on Top Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You? Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Daisy Head Mayzie Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Dr. Seuss Art Lesson 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 - James & the Giant Peach: Author & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140002].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140002].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - James & the Giant Peach: Theme & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140003].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140003].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Matilda Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Matilda by Roald Dahl: Book Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Comprehension Questions
Lesson 10 - Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Discussion Questions
Lesson 11 - Matilda Comprehension Questions
Lesson 12 - Fantastic Mr. Fox Comprehension Questions
Lesson 13 - The BFG Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Roald Dahl's The BFG: Book Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - The BFG Pre-Reading Activities
Lesson 16 - The BFG Activities & Projects
Lesson 17 - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163281].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163281].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Games & Activities
Lesson 20 - The Witches by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - The Witches by Roald Dahl: Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[203437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[203437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - The Magic Finger Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - The Magic Finger Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[220491].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[220491].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 24 - The Magic Finger Activities
Lesson 25 - The Magic Finger Comprehension Questions
Lesson 26 - The Twits Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Roald Dahl Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 28 - Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - The Landlady by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - The Landlady by Roald Dahl: Summary & Themes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397841].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397841].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 31 - Man From the South by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Roald Dahl's Man From the South: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 33 - Going Solo by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Going Solo by Roald Dahl: Summary & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 35 - Boy by Roald Dahl Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Boy by Roald Dahl: Summary & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 37 - The Giraffe And The Pelly And Me Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Fantastic Mr. Fox Art Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - The Ghost's Grave Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - The Ghost's Grave: Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361591].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361591].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Ghost's Grave: Themes & Genre Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Stolen Children by Peg Kehret Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Stolen Children: Summary, Setting, & Genre Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361601].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361601].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Abduction! by Peg Kehret Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Abduction!: Book Summary & Genre Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361605].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361605].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Abduction!: Setting & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361607].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361607].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Cages by Peg Kehret Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Cages: Book Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361597].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[361597].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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