I am a huge Tomie dePaola fan, and I love using Tomie dePaola's books in mentor text lessons for both reading and writing. This DIGITAL AND PDF author study bundle includes 12 of Tomie dePaola's titles (five Strega Nona titles, the three Bill and Pete titles, the two Jamie O'Rourke books, The Art Lesson, and Little Grunt and the Big Egg).
HOW IS THE TOMIE DEPAOLA AUTHOR STUDY IS ORGANIZED?
All 12 units are focused on comprehension strategies and writing. This collection of comprehension activities will help your kids enjoy all of the books and truly see what a storytelling master Tomie dePaola is. You can use the activities in guided reading, as mentor text lessons, with partners, or in stations. Your planning will include rich lessons without tons of time creating the activities for years to come.
WHAT READING SKILLS ARE TAUGHT WITH THIS TOMIE DEPAOLA AUTHOR STUDY?
Schema Builders for Each Book
Vocabulary for Each Book along with Vocab Cards for Introduction
Story Elements and Retelling
Cause and Effect
Point of View
Questioning Task Cards for many of the books
Class Books for EACH title
and much much more!
(20+ pages per title in PDF AND 20+ pages on Google Slides TM per title...approximately 480 pages of material)
INDIVIDUAL TOMIE DEPAOLA RESOURCES YOU MIGHT LIKE:
Tomie DePaola is a favorite author of many elementary teachers. If you would like to look at the individual titles, they are linked below: