Thematic Units - Chris Van Allsburg

Author Study of Chris Van Allsburg

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The Teacher's Corner Resources **Story Map with Polar Express - Winner of the Poster Giveaway!** Grades 2/3
Students will analyze the structure and elements of a story by noting the setting, characters, problem, events and resolution.
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Chris Van Allsburg Books Grades Various
Great author and book information.

Guides to his Books Grades Various
Download games and resources for his various books.

Jumanji Activities Grades Various
These ideas for discussions and activities come from Carol Hurst.

Teaching Point of View With Two Band Ants Grades 3-5
A teacher's guide to the book.

Today is Chris Van Allsburg's Birthday Grades 3-12
"Point of view is a common theme in Van Allsburg's writing. Invite your students to explore varying points of view by rewriting a traditional story."

Two Bad Ants Grades K-3
A teacher's guide to the book.

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