Second Grade

Second Grade 

  Jan Brett:

·         Jan Brett's Webpage

·         Interview

·         Activities and lessons (Amazing Site)

·         Hedgie's Surprise Lesson Plan using Reader's Theatre

·         Jan Brett's How To Draw Videos


   Ann Cameron:

·         Biography with pictures  

·         Book List with Synopses

·         Ann Cameron's Ideas for Teachers


   Tomie DePaola:

·         Tomie DePaola's Website

·         Video Interview and Biography

·         Strega Nona Video and Lesson Plans

·         Tomie's Official Blog

·         Strega Nona the Musical: Study Guide and Lessons

·          Bibliography and Brief Synopses


   Gail Gibbons:

·         Author's Official Website

·         Sunken Treasure Parent Activities

·         Video Interview

·         Author Study

·         Science Lesson Plans for Recycling


   James Marshall:

·         Biography

·         Horn Book Radio Review

·         Lesson Plan using Drama

·         Math Activities Using Hansel & Gretel

·         Goldilocks and the Three Bears Video and lesson guide


   Faith Ringgold:

·         Author's Website

·         The Reading Lady Author Study

·         Reading Rainbow features Tar Beach

·         Biography and Book List with synopses

·         Art Lesson Using Tar Beach


   Maurice Sendak:

·         Video Interview

·         Biography

·         Across the Curriculum Teacher Activities

·         Author Study

·         Chicken Soup With Rice Song


   Vera Williams:

·         Reading Rainbow features A Chair For My Mother

·         Vera Williams talks about her new book and the writing process

·         Biography and Book List

·         Math Lesson using Estimation




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