Graeme Base: Biography & Books


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Although he was born in England, Graeme Base moved to _____ when he was 8 years old, a home that figures prominently in his first published poem.

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1. Which of the following sentences best summarize Graeme Base's early career?

2. All of the following are true about Animalia EXCEPT

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Graeme Base's picture books have been enjoyed for years, and this quiz/worksheet will help you test your knowledge of the artist's life and career.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the details of:

  • Where Graeme Base grew up
  • Graeme Base's early career
  • Animalia
  • Common characteristics of Base's picture books
  • Themes of Base's picture books

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the life of Graeme Base
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Animalia
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the characteristics and themes of Graeme Base's picture books

Additional Learning

To learn more about the life and work of Graeme Base, review the accompanying lesson on Graeme Base: Biography & Books. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand how Base's work is enjoyed by people of all ages
  • Familiarize yourself with the details of Base's growing up
  • Learn about Base's popular Animalia and know how Base's music background can be seen in the work
  • Understand the characteristic style of Base's work, including common traits and themes