We found 53 resources with the concept author studies
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!Lesson Planet
K - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrate Read Across America Day or Dr. Seuss's birthday with a collection of reading comprehension materials. Versatile for any Dr. Seuss book, the worksheets and activities promote both foundational reading skills and critical thining abilities, all with the wonderful whimsy of Horton, Whos, and a Wocket.
Author Study: Eric CarleLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
Dive into an author study of one of the most beloved children’s book authors, Eric Carle. After reading some of his stories, including Papa Get me the Moon, A House for Hermit Crab, The Grouchy Ladybug, and The Very Busy Spider, readers...
Fyodor DostoyevskyLesson Planet
14 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
While Fyodor Dostoyevsky experienced more difficulty and suffering than he did happiness, his point of view reveals aspects of humanity that are essential to the way we relate to each other now. A thorough and rich video explores...
Jane AustenLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Jane Austen wrote about strong women, social boundaries, and relationship dynamics in the early 19th century to educate her readers about the state of humanity. Learn more about the themes woven throughout her works, including Pride and...
Love That Dog and Hate That Cat Teacher's GuideLesson Planet
2nd - 6th
This teaching guide for Love That Dog and Hate That Cat includes suggestions for how to integrate Sharon Creech's books into a poetry unit, as well as writing activities, discussion questions, and tips for making poetry accessible to all...
F. Scott Fitzgerald- Mini BiographyLesson Planet
4 mins 11th - Higher Ed
If, as F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote, "Genius is the ability to put into effect what is in your mind," then he certainly was a genius. Introduce your readers to this brilliant writer with a short mini-biography that presents an overview of...
Our Computers, Ourselves: Imagining the Digital Lives of Authors and CharactersLesson Planet
7th - 12th
The guiding question for this lesson is "Do computers and their contents shape who we are?" Open with a selection of Apple's commercials to introduce stereotypes and people's relationships with their computers. Then, read the attached...