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Characters in Because of Winn-Dixie: Making Lists of Ten

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Characters in Because of Winn-Dixie: Making Lists of Ten

Grades 3 – 5
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Five 50-minute sessions plus independent reading time
Lesson Author

Lisa Storm Fink

Lisa Storm Fink

Urbana, Illinois


National Council of Teachers of English


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Danyon Conner

October 27, 2012

I haven't used this yet, but I am so excited to do so! I am beginning this book with one of my reading groups next week. I was searching for activities and am so pleased that I stumbled upon this site. I'll definitely be using some of these ideas and activities! Can't wait! Thank you for such a wonderful resource!



August 23, 2012

This book is a insperation tokids of all kind Pearl Upper Elemantry loves it forth grade red and love it mrs.Kate thanks for this great book.



June 07, 2012

This lesson is adaptable to other texts. Using this list of ten as an information gathering tool is very useful for launching compare and contrast activities among characters or character types and for revising text to a different point of view.



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