For Educators

As an elementary teacher, I know the value of finding quality supplemental materials for literature used in the classroom. I look forward to bringing you educational materials specific to my books. In the meantime, please browse below to see a selection of lesson plans focused on creative writing and written expression. I have developed and used these plans with my own students, and hope your students find joy in them as much as we have!

 
Computer Programming

Sentence Coding

Use Bee Bots (or similar educational robots) to code complete sentences.

 
Pages of Book

Mentor Text Analysis

Analyze selections from quality children's literature to make personal creative writing goals.

 
Writing with Pen

Mentor Sentence Grammar

Teach rules of grammar through analysis and close reading of mentor sentences.