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Teaching Resources for Children's Books

Updated May 25, 2022

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This course provides you with teaching resources for a variety of children's books. The course's lesson plans and book lists can be easily incorporated into your curriculum.

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Henry & Mudge Comprehension Questions

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1 hours of educational videos

292 self-paced lessons

5 practice tests

Expert Contributor: Sharon Linde

Sharon has an Masters of Science in Mathematics and a Masters in Education

8 chapters in Teaching Resources for Children's Books

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Henry & Mudge Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Nate the Great Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Nate the Great and the Missing Key Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Nate the Great and the Hungry Book Club Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Nate the Great Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Henry and Mudge Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Loved Best by Patricia McKissack Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Stories Julian Tells Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Stories Julian Tells Activities Text Lesson
Balto Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Story of Balto the Sled Dog Text Lesson  Take Quiz
The Important Book Lesson Plan Text Lesson
How to Steal a Dog by Barbara O'Connor Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Albertosaurus Mystery Activities Text Lesson
Horrible Harry in Room 2B Activities Text Lesson
Horrible Harry and the Locked Closet Activities Text Lesson
Horrible Harry and the Dungeon Activities Text Lesson
Junie B. Jones The Boss of Lunch Activities Text Lesson
Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook Activities Text Lesson
Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa Activities Text Lesson
The Losers' Club Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Somewhere in the Darkness Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Masterpiece By Elise Broach Discussion Questions Text Lesson
How to Eat Fried Worms Project Ideas Text Lesson
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Reading Fair Project Ideas Text Lesson
Reading Fair Project Ideas for 3rd Grade Text Lesson
Judy Moody Saves the World Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Fourth Grade Rats Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Shoeshine Girl Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
The Best School Year Ever Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
The Hundred Dresses Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
The War with Grandpa Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Voices in the Park Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Story Elements Activities Text Lesson
Graphic Novels for Children Text Lesson
The King's Equal Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Lucky Baseball Bat Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Lucky Baseball Bat: Lesson for Kids Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Operation Yes Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Operation Yes: Book Summary & Characters Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Journey to the River Sea Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Journey to the River Sea Book: Summary & Quotes Video  Take Quiz
Memoir Lesson Plan for Elementary School Text Lesson
Memoir Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Video  Take Quiz
The Butterfly Lion Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Butterfly Lion Synopsis Video  Take Quiz
Thiele's Storm Boy Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Thiel's Storm Boy Activities Text Lesson
A Week in the Woods Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Hit Away Kid Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Hit Away Kid: Summary & Characters Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Alone in his Teacher's House Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Fluffy Meets the Groundhog Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Beauty by Bill Wallace Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Family Under the Bridge Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Rosie the Riveter Project Ideas Text Lesson
Room On The Broom Activities for Kids Text Lesson
Snowmen At Night Activities for Kids Text Lesson
First Day Jitters Activities for Kids Text Lesson
Amigo Brothers Activities Text Lesson
The Search for the Missing Bones Activities Text Lesson
Class Clown by Johanna Hurwitz Activities Text Lesson
Skinnybones by Barbara Park Activities Text Lesson
A Pet for Fly Guy by Tedd Arnold Activities Text Lesson
Prudy's Problem and How She Solved It Activities Text Lesson
Pocahontas and the Strangers Activities Text Lesson
The Jacket by Andrew Clements Activities Text Lesson
Fearless by Eric Blehm Activities Text Lesson
Pippi Longstocking Book Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Family Under the Bridge Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Yang the Youngest Discussion Questions Text Lesson
My Father's Dragon Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Stone Fox Unit Plan Text Lesson
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Akiak: A Tale From the Iditarod Activities Text Lesson
My Librarian is a Camel Lesson Plan Text Lesson
My Librarian is a Camel Summary Text Lesson  Take Quiz
My Librarian is a Camel Activities Text Lesson
A Boy Called Slow Lesson Plan Text Lesson
A Boy Called Slow Summary Text Lesson  Take Quiz
A Single Shard Lesson Plan Text Lesson
A Single Shard Summary Text Lesson  Take Quiz
My Name Is Maria Isabel Lesson Plan Text Lesson
My Name Is Maria Isabel: Summary & Vocabulary Video  Take Quiz
Granny Torrelli Makes Soup Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Granny Torrelli Makes Soup: Summary & Characters Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Make a Wish, Molly Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Molly the Brave and Me Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Molly's Pilgrim Lesson Plan Text Lesson
A Likely Place by Paula Fox Lesson Plan Text Lesson
A Likely Place by Paula Fox Summary Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Abuela's Weave Lesson Plan Text Lesson
For You Are a Kenyan Child Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Tar Beach Lesson Plan Text Lesson
In the Time of Drums Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Night of the Full Moon Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Appalachia: The Voices Of Sleeping Birds Lesson Plans Text Lesson
The Harvest Birds Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Yellow Bird and Me Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Pablo's Tree Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Night Tree Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Night Tree Craft Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Year of the Perfect Christmas Tree Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Tree of Cranes Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Dancing in the Wings Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Jingle Dancer Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Scarecrow's Dance Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Jazz On A Saturday Night Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Carlos and the Skunk Lesson Plan Text Lesson
This is the Way We Go to School Lesson Plan Text Lesson
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Flat Stanley Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Flat Stanley Activities for Kids Text Lesson
Flat Stanley Project Ideas Text Lesson
Stink: The Incredible Shrinking Kid Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
The Chocolate Touch Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Chocolate Touch Summary Video  Take Quiz
The Chocolate Touch Pre-Reading Activities Text Lesson
The Chocolate Touch Activities Text Lesson
Chocolate Fever Activities Text Lesson
Chocolate Fever Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Chocolate Fever Discussion Questions Text Lesson
A Bad Case of Stripes Read Aloud Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Quiltmaker's Gift Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Quiltmaker's Gift Book Summary Text Lesson  Take Quiz
The Curious Garden Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Forgiveness Garden Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Parsley Garden Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Jack's Garden Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Gardener by Sarah Stewart Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Little Yellow Leaf Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Red Leaf Yellow Leaf Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Fall of Freddie the Leaf Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Are You Ready To Play Outside? Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Oliver Button is a Sissy Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Each Little Bird That Sings Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Last Stop on Market Street Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Babe and I Lesson Plan Text Lesson
George by Alex Gino Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Soul Surfer Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Save Me a Seat Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Project Ideas Text Lesson
The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle Activities Text Lesson
Summer of the Monkeys Activities Text Lesson
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The Courage of Sarah Noble Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Courage of Sarah Noble Activities Text Lesson
Tonight on the Titanic Activities Text Lesson
The Whipping Boy Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Whipping Boy: Summary & Characters Video  Take Quiz
The Courage of Sarah Noble Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Sarah, Plain and Tall Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Sarah, Plain and Tall: Summary & Characters Video  Take Quiz
Sarah, Plain and Tall Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Sarah, Plain and Tall Activities Text Lesson
A Little Princess Book Lesson Plan Text Lesson
A Little Princess: Book Summary & Characters Video  Take Quiz
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes Questions Text Lesson
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes Activities Text Lesson
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes: Author & Genre Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes: Summary & Characters Video  Take Quiz
Journey to Ellis Island Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Journey to Ellis Island Book Summary Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Snow Treasure Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
My Brother, Martin Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Martin Luther King Jr. Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Little House in the Big Woods Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Little House in the Big Woods: Summary & Setting Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Little House in the Big Woods Characters Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Little House in the Big Woods Activities Text Lesson
Little House in the Big Woods Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Little House on the Prairie Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Little House on the Prairie: Book Summary Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Little House on the Prairie Characters Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Little House on the Prairie Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The People Could Fly Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The People Could Fly Summary Video  Take Quiz
Clouds of Terror Lesson Plan Text Lesson
George vs. George Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Farmer George Plants a Nation Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Farmer George Plants a Nation by Peggy Thomas Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Catching the Moon by Crystal Hubbard Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Goodbye Vietnam Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Mary on Horseback Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Mary on Horseback Summary Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Sarah, Plain and Tall Unit Plan Text Lesson
Nory Ryan's Song Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Phoebe the Spy Activities Text Lesson
A Poppy Is to Remember Activities Text Lesson
Out of the Dust Discussion Questions Text Lesson
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Longest Ride by Denise Lewis Patrick Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Bracelet by Yoshiko Uchida Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Lily's Crossing Discussion Questions Text Lesson
We Are All Welcome Here Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Day of Tears Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Skylark Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Girl Who Came Home: A Novel of the Titanic Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Boxcar Children Project Ideas Text Lesson
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The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Themes in The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Indian in the Cupboard Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
The Indian in the Cupboard Activities Text Lesson
Tuck Everlasting Activities Text Lesson
Tuck Everlasting Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Tuck Everlasting Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane Activities Text Lesson
The Mysteries of Harris Burdick Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Mysteries of Harris Burdick by Chris Van Allsburg Text Lesson  Take Quiz
The Invention of Hugo Cabret Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Invention of Hugo Cabret: Book Summary & Genre Text Lesson  Take Quiz
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick: Characters & Quotes Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Bunnicula Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Bunnicula: Summary & Characters Video  Take Quiz
Bunnicula Activities & Games Text Lesson
Bunnicula Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
The Graveyard Book Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Graveyard Book: Summary & Characters Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Science Fiction Lesson Plan for Elementary School Text Lesson
Science Fiction Lesson for Kids: Definition & Stories Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Fantasy Genre Lesson Plan for Elementary School Text Lesson
Fantasy Genre Lesson for Kids Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Aliens Are Coming! Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Aliens Ate My Homework Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Aliens for Lunch Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Aliens for Breakfast Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Half Upon a Time Lesson plan Text Lesson
Mouse Bird Snake Wolf Lesson Plan Text Lesson
The Kitchen Knight Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Summary of The Kitchen Knight by Margaret Hodges: Lesson for Kids Text Lesson  Take Quiz
A Tale Dark and Grimm Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Paper Bag Princess Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Through the Looking Glass Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Tuck Everlasting Unit Plan Text Lesson
Alice in Wonderland Project Ideas Text Lesson
Alice in Wonderland Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Wizard of Oz Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Mudshark by Gary Paulsen Activities Text Lesson
Jim and the Beanstalk Activities Text Lesson
Pearl and Wagner Activities Text Lesson
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Invention of Hugo Cabret Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Skellig Activities Text Lesson
Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Girl Who Could Fly Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Graceling Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Old Willis Place Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Skellig Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Absent Author Discussion Questions Text Lesson
The Name of This Book is Secret Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Lemons by Melissa Savage Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Crenshaw Book Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Bunnicula Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Flora and Ulysses Discussion Questions Text Lesson
A Wrinkle in Time Book Club Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Wings of Fire: The Dragonet Prophecy Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Peter Pan Discussion Questions Text Lesson
Savvy by Ingrid Law Discussion Questions Text Lesson
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The Magic Tree House Project Ideas Text Lesson
Dinosaurs Before Dark Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Christmas in Camelot Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Christmas in Camelot Activities Text Lesson
Dolphins at Daybreak Activities Text Lesson
Dolphins at Daybreak Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
The Magic Tree House Dolphins at Daybreak Activities Text Lesson
Lions at Lunchtime Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
Tigers at Twilight Activities Text Lesson
Twister on Tuesday Comprehension Questions Text Lesson
There Is a Bird On Your Head Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Earthquake in the Early Morning Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Earthquake in the Early Morning Summary: Lesson for Kids Text Lesson  Take Quiz
Night of the New Magicians Lesson Plan Text Lesson
Dingoes at Dinnertime Activities Text Lesson

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Teaching Resources for Children's Books
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Ch. 1
Teaching Beginner Chapter Books
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Teaching Transformations in Children's Books
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Book Lists for Kids
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Magic Tree House Books Lesson Plans
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