Lesson Plans for Educators

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

Actual Size by Steve Jenkins

Ain't Gonna Rain No More written by Karen Beaumont, illustrated by David Carrow

Airborn by Kenneth Oppel

Antsy Does Time by Neal Shüsterman

Arabella Miller's Tiny Caterpillar written and illustrated by Clare Jarrett

The Arrival by Shaun Tan

The Austere Academy by Lemony Snicket

Babymouse series by Jennifer L. Holm and Matthew Holm

Bad Kitty by Nick Bruel

Cinderella stories by various authors

Clementine by Sara Pennypacker

The Conch Bearer by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

The Dog Who Cried Wolf written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza

Don't Laugh, Joe! written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza

Dragon: Hound of Honor by Julie Andrews Edwards and Emma Watson Hamilton

Flush by Carl Hiaasen

From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg

The Giver by Lois Lowry

Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices from a Medieval Village by Laura Amy Schlitz, illustrated by Robert Byrd

Hana's Suitcase by Karen Levine

How I Became a Pirate by Melinda Long, illustrated by David Shannon

How to Steal a Dog by Barbara O'Connor

If You Hopped Like a Frog by David M. Schwartz

James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl

Jokelopedia by Ilana Weitzman, Eva Blank, Rosanne Green, Mike Wright

Junie B. Jones series by Barbara Park, illustrated by Denise Brunkus

Larklight: A Rousing Tale of Dauntless Pluck in the Farthest Reaches of Space by Philip Reeve

The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles by Julie Andrews Edwards

The Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies

Lightship written and illustrated by Brian Floca

The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary by Candace Fleming

Mandy by Julie Andews Edwards

Mercy Watson Fights Crime by Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by Chris Van Dusen

Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride by Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by Chris Van Dusen

The Mightiest written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza

Mighty Jackie: The Strike-out Queen by Marissa Moss, illustrated by C. F. Payne

Miss Spitfire by Sarah Miller

A Mother for Choco written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza

My Dog May Be a Genius by Jack Prelutsky

My Lucky Day written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza

My Senator and Me: A Dog's-eye View of Washington by Edward M. Kennedy, illustrated by David Small

The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart

The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey by Trenton Lee Stewart

Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed by Mo Willems

No, David! by David Shannon

No More Dead Dogs by Gordon Korman

On the Farm by David Elliott, illustrated by Holly Meade

Owen & Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumbu

Pale Male by Janet Schulman, illustrated by Meilo So

The Pigs' Picnic written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza

Pizza, Pigs, and Poetry: How to Write a Poem by Jack Prelutsky

The Road to Paris by Nikki Grimes

Running Out of Time by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Say What? by Margaret Peterson Haddix

The Schwa by Neal Shüsterman

Shredderman series by Wendelin Van Draanen

Stink the Incredible Shrinking Kid (Stink series) by Megan McDonald, illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds

The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo

Third Grade Baby by Jenny Meyerhoff, illustrated by Jill Weber

Time Stops for No Mouse by Michael Hoeye

Toys Go Out, Toys Come Home, Toy Dance Party by Emily Jenkins

Tweedle Dee Dee written and illustrated by Charlotte Voake

Twilight by Stephanie Meyer

A Visitor for Bear by Bonny Becker, illustrated by Kady MacDonald Denton

The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain by Peter Sís

Watership Down by Richard Adams

The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

The Wolf's Chicken Stew written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza

When the Elephant Walks written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza

The Young Man and the Sea by Rodman Philbrick

Zelda and Ivy series by Laura McGee Kvasnosky