Monthly Archives: November 2010

Resources for “Boss of the Plains”

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This week, we are reading “Boss of the Plains in our Houghton Mifflin reading anthology.  Here are some resources to increase your understanding and enjoyment of the story.

Click on “Meet the Author” to learn about the author.

Click on “Meet the Illustrator” to learn about the illustrator.

Click on “PowerPoint” to download and view a slideshow created to support the story.

Click on e-Word Game to practice the vocabulary words.

Click on “Traditional Old West Dress Hatto learn more about the Stetson hat.

 

Resources for “Tanya’s Reunion”

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This week, we are reading Tanya’s Reunion in our Houghton Mifflin reading anthology.  Here are some resources to increase your understanding and enjoyment of the story.

Click on “Meet the Author” to learn about the author.

Click on “Meet the Illustrator” to learn about the illustrator.

Click on “PowerPoint” to download and view a slideshow created to support “Tanya’s Reunion.”

Click on e-Word Game to practice the vocabulary words.

Click on “Tanya’s Reunion Flashcards”  to study and play games.

Click on “What Can You Infer” to practice inference.

Click on “Literary Elements Mapping” to create a map.

Resources for “Tomas and the Library Lady”

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This week, we are reading Tomas and the Library Lady in our Houghton Mifflin reading book.  Here are some resources to increase your understanding and enjoyment of the story.

Click on “Meet the Author” to learn about the author.

Click on “Meet the Illustrator” to learn about the illustrator.

Click on “Video” to watch a video of the author talking about Tomas.

Click on “Review” to read a review of the story.

Click on e-Word Game to practice the vocabulary words.