Literature: "Henry and Ribsy" by Beverly Cleary
These websites are about the book “Henry and Ribsy” and author Beverly Cleary. Visit the author’s website to find out about the characters in her books. There are links to quizzes, excerpts from the book, lesson plans, and more. Includes links to eThemes resources on Beverly Cleary, dogs, and fishing.
Kidsreads: Beverly Cleary
Read a biography of the author. Includes a list of some of the awards her books have won. NOTE: This site includes banner-ads.
The World of Beverly Cleary
Find out about the author and all of her books.
How to Train a Dog
Here are tips for training a dog.
Enchanted Learning: Salmon
Find out more about the fish that Henry and his father are trying to catch. Here is a printout of the salmon life cycle. NOTE: This site includes banner-ads.
Find out more about this fish. Click on "Identification Tips" to find out how to identify trout and salmon.
Quiz about Ribsy
Take a quiz about Ribsy.
Here is a word search puzzle in a 2-page pdf format which can be printed out. Answers are included.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Dogs
Learn about different breeds of dogs and their origins. There are quizzes to help you determine which breed of dog would be good for you and your family. Includes activities, encyclopedia articles, and printouts. There are links to various eTheme resources on different breeds of dogs.
eThemes Resource: Author Study: Beverly Cleary
These sites are about author Beverly Cleary and her life of writing. Includes eThemes Resources on her books "Ramona and Her Father," "Dear Mr. Henshaw," "Ralph S. Mouse," and "The Mouse and the Motorcycle."
eThemes Resource: Fishing
These websites include information about fishing and fish. There are vocabulary worksheets, tips for catching fish, safety tips, and stories from other kids about their fishing experiences. Also includes some fun games with pictures and trivia about fishing. Included are eThemes Resources on Missouri Fish and Utah Fish.