Author studies

Dive into the world of author studies and explore the lives, works, and influences of renowned writers. Explore top ideas and resources to enhance your understanding and appreciation of these literary masters.
FREE Mo Willems Activities and Crafts Pre K, Children's Literature, Library Lessons, Children's Books, Childrens Books, Library Activities, Early Literacy, Book Activities, Preschool Books

Are you familiar with Mo Willems? No? More than likely you are familiar with his work. Mo Willems is the author of several children’s books that are unique in their humor and simplicity. I once stumbled upon his book, Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, at a used store, and my kids and I...

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Tamara Monceaux
Pre K, Literacy, Readers Workshop, Reading Lessons, Author Study Kindergarten, Teaching Reading, Author Studies, Reading Comprehension Skills, Reading Tutoring

Pinterest At the beginning of each school year my goal is for my students to have fun and enjoy reading! My first reading lesson is to teach them that reading is MAKING MEANING. My students learn that they can read a story by reading the words AND/OR by reading the pictures. BUT… if they are […]

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Lori Dear
Celebrate Read Across America Day and Dr. Seuss' birthday by having your kindergarten or first grade students learn about Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss.   Read more about this Author Study that includes research, biography flip books, and a bulletin board display craft to match.... #drseussbirthday #drseuss #theodorgeisel #authorstudy #researchreportwriting #kindergarten #firstgrade Ideas, Reading, Dr Seuss Author, Dr Seuss Week, Dr Seuss Quotes, Dr Seuss, Read Across America Day, Teaching Reading, 2nd Grade Reading

Celebrate Read Across America Day and Dr. Seuss' birthday by having your kindergarten or first grade students learn about Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. Read more about this Author Study that includes research, biography flip books, and a bulletin board display craft to match.... #drseussbirthday #drseuss #theodorgeisel #authorstudy #researchreportwriting #kindergarten #firstgrade

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Kindergarten Korner | Back To School Activities & Classroom Decor

Author Studies are fun, engaging activities for students of all ages. They are perfect for reinforcing research skills and allowing students to discover new authors and books! Just think... wouldn't this be the perfect end-of-the-year project to kick-off summer reading?! Each student could share book reviews or author book lists for their peers to take-home and use when picking out summer books! Introducing Author Studies: There are many ways you can develop a class or student author study…

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Kristan Self
Readers Workshop, English, Pre K, Reading, Teaching Writing, Author Study Kindergarten, Language Arts, Kindergarten Language Arts, Mo Willems Author Study

Nothing motivates my students like reading book after book from the same beloved author. Mo Willems, David Shannon, Kevin Henkes, Ezra Jack Keats, Jan Brett, and Tomie DePaola are just a few of our favorite authors. I absolutely LOVE doing author studies with my students. For one, we get to know authors and understand their work on a much deeper level. When the students connect to the writer, they love the stories even more! When I talk about doing author studies, some people seem to think…

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Anastasia Lindenman