My all time favorite children's author is Jan Brett, so naturally it is my also my favorite author study. I started small my first year teaching first grade. Then each year I slowly read different books and focused on different comprehension skills. Jan Brett books lend themselves to so many teachable moments. A few years ago, I sat down and put it all together. There are "ready to go" resources and center-type activities.
Here is a picture I posted on Instagram showing some of the centers:
Here are the "ready-to-go" activities:
Here is a little sample of this unit:
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You can get this unit here: