These sites are about author Eve Bunting and her works. Read interview transcripts and watch videos. There are teaching ideas and lesson plans for using picture books to teach about character development, plot development and conflict resolution, and the six traits of writing. Includes lesson plans to connect the books with real-life and historical events. There is a link to eThemes Resource on story elements.
These sites have hands-on activities and graphic organizers to help students understand the different story elements, including plot, setting, and characterization. Also learn about sequencing and cause and effect. There are links to eThemes Resources on character traits, book activities, and graphic organizers.