This literature guide for The Bell Bandit—the third book in the Lemonade War series by Jacqueline Davies—offers activities and discussion starters to enrich students' reading experience and extend their learning. Use this cross-curricular guide to explore language arts, literature, poetry, social studies, art, and science within the context of the novel. The book and resources in this guide can be used to initiate classroom conversations about bullying, friendship, aging, dementia, and autism.
Whether you're looking to share classic characters with young students or to explore literature in more depth with older readers, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has something for everyone. From Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel to Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, you'll find great resources for students of varying ages.
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Teaching with Comics: Galactic Hot Dogs
Reach reluctant readers and English-language learners with comics! Our original teaching guides to the Galactic Hot Dogs comic series (chapters 1-4 and 5-8), as found on Funbrain.com (and now in print!), will take students on a cosmic adventure while engaging their creative minds. Plus, find even more activities for teaching with comics, featuring many other classic stories.