Author Study: E. B. White
Learn about author E. B. White and the books he wrote. Biographies, lesson plans, and classroom activities for creating an author study are included. There are links to eThemes Resources on “Charlotte’s Web”, “Trumpet of the Swan”, and “Stuart Little”.
E.B. White was born on July 11, 1899.
This link introduces students to author E.B.White and provides writing and reading activities connected to his books. Additional websites are included.
Meet the Author-E.B. White
This brief video includes quotes from E.B. White and his granddaughter, Martha.
This site contains author information and links to a letter from E.B. White, additional books, and the official movie site.
Meet E.B. White
This site provides a quick summary of E. B. White's life and his work.
E.B. White: Author Note
Read this note from E.B. White explaining many of his inspirations in writing. Click on the links to read a brief biography of White and learn more about books he wrote.
This site provides lesson plans and classroom activities for E.B. White's books. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Authors & Books: E.B. White
This site provides a brief biography and a list of books by E.B. White. Discussion guide, writing prompt, activity, and vocabulary is included for each book. NOTE: This site includes ads.
eThemes Resource: Literature: "Charlotte's Web" by E.B. White
These websites are about the book "Charlotte's Web" and author E.B. White. There are lesson plans, worksheets, quizzes, and student webpages. One website includes letters that students wrote to the characters in the book. There is also information about pigs. Includes links to eTheme resources on spiders, farm animals, friendship in literature, and other books by E.B. White.
eThemes Resource: Literature: Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White
These sites are about the book "Trumpet of the Swan" and author E.B. White. Learn about these endangered animals, listen to audio files of their distinct call, and read the history behind Boston's swan boats. Includes activity ideas, graphic organizers, online games, and a board game that can be printed out.
eThemes Resource: Literature: "Stuart Little" by E.B. White
The sites are about the book "Stuart Little" by E.B. White and include book reviews, author biographies, study guides, suggested activities, and online quizzes. There are links to eThemes Resources on mice, story elements, graphic organizers, and other books by E.B. White.