Literature: "Listen!" by Stephanie S. Tolan
These sites are about the book “Listen!” by Stephanie S. Tolan. There is information about such as the author’s biography, book chapters, and reviews. Includes topics on coping with death, grief, and loss. There is also a link to eThemes Resource on dogs.
"Listen!" Literature Circle Questions
This three-page PDF includes literature circle questions for the novel "Listen!" by Stephanie S. Tolan.
Listen!: Book Synopsis
This is a synopsis of the book from the author's website. Includes the first chapter of the book. NOTE: This site has links to external websites.
Children's Book Reviews: "Listen!" by Stephanie S. Tolan
This is a book review from 'Curled Up With A Good Kid's Book' . NOTE: This site has links to external websites.
Stephanie S. Tolan Official Site
This is the official website for Stephanie S. Tolan. Learn more about the author's life and works from the biography and FAQs sections. Includes an interview transcript and reviews about her books and plays. NOTE: This site has links to external websites.
CCBC: Books about Grief and Loss
This website provides a comprehensive list of forty titles dealing with loss of a friend, family members, and pets. Includes the cover of each book and synopsis.
Helping Children Cope with Loss, Death, and Grief
This four-page PDF file provides information about helping children cope, tips for children and teens with grieving friends and classmates, and more.
Scholastic: The Child's Loss: Death, Grief, and Mourning
Read this article explaining how to help kids deal with loss. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Read Write Think! Activities Involving Dogs
A variety of writing, vocabulary, and critical thinking activities are provided. Look closely at the Resources and Preparations tab for some interactive methods of presenting student projects.
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 eThemes resources on different types of dogs.