Teaching Materials

MATERIALS FOR TEACHERS AND LIBRARIANS

This is a list of materials available for use in teaching with Jane’s books. Book titles are in bold, linking you to descriptions of the books; other links lead to descriptions of the materials. We include as much information about acquiring the materials as we have. If you know of other materials available, please email me and tell me about them.

There is a poster for COLOR ME A RHYME available from Boyds Mills Press. It has a list of activities on the back. It can be ordered from:

Boyds Mills Press
815 Church Street
Honesdale, Pennsylvania 18431.
Toll free telephone 877 512-8366.

THE BALLAD OF THE PIRATE QUEENS: Good resource for use with this as well as SEA WATCH, is available from The New England Pirate Museum – Education

DEVIL’S ARITHMETIC: There is a wealth of material available from Teacher’s Pet Publications,  both printed and on a CD, including a “Literature Unit Plan,” response journal, puzzle packs, Q&A forms, and materials to create your own quizzes and more.

ENCOUNTER: Harcourt Brace Creative Curriculum Connections. To get the free Guide, see ADDRESSES AND CONTACTS below.

HOW DO DINOSAURS SAY GOODNIGHT? A discussion guide from Scholastic.

HOW DO DINOSAURS EAT THEIR FOOD? A lesson plan from Scholastic.

OWL MOON: Lots of stuff from Scholastic here.  A teaching plan, a discussion guide, a writing prompt, and extension activities,

THE MARY CELESTE: A lesson plan from Scholastic.

THE SEEING STICK: The Journal of Adolescent and Adult Literature has some ideas for using this book with middle-schoolers.

SKY DOGS: Harcourt Brace Creative Curriculum Connections. To get the free Guide, see ADDRESSES AND CONTACTS below.

WINGS: Harcourt Brace Creative Curriculum Connections. To get the free Guide, see ADDRESSES AND CONTACTS below.

THE WILD HUNT: A discussion guide from Scholastic.

ADDRESSES AND CONTACTS

Boyds Mills Press
815 Church Street
Honesdale PA 18431
1-800-949-7777 or 717-253-1164

Harcourt Brace Creative Curriculum — free study guides
Local bookstore or call Harcourt Brace Customer Service 1-800-543-1918