Kids love Leo Lionnis books because they entertain and at the same time, deal with emotions, feelings and issues that are important to kids. Pretty good for picture books! This author study, developed for grades 1-2, is designed to explore the award winning books and artwork of Leo Lionni. The time frame for the unit is three to four weeks. This can be easily adjusted depending on the goals, needs, and more importantly, on the interest of each individual class. As well, the order in which Leo Lionnis books are shared is entirely up to the teacher, building more flexibility into the unit. There are complete lessons including reproducible pages, activities and questions for each of the following books: The Alphabet Tree, Little Blue and Yellow, A Color Of His Own, An Extraordinary Egg, Frederick, The Greentail Mouse, Mr M. Mouse, Matthews Dream, A Busy Year , Tillie And The Wall, Alexander and The Wind-Up Mouse, Geraldine, The Music Mouse, Nicholas, Where Have You Been, A Flea Story, Tico And The Golden Wings, Inch By Inch, Lets Make Rabbits, Six Crows, Its Mine, On The Beach There Are Many Pebbles, The Biggest House In The World and Swimmy, Fish is Fish. All areas of the curriculum are integrated into this unit, including activities related to: literature poetry vocabulary development math art music social studies science life skills physical education parent involvement. Many of these activities encourage co-operative learning as your students will learn to love literature through the books of Leo Lionni. Sure to be a hit with teachers and students alike!
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