Arthur Dorros, Abuela and more
Lesson plans and teaching ideas

Abuela by Arthur Dorros
Suggestions from the author to support reading the book.

Abuela
This Google Lit Trip helps students visualize locations mentioned in the book. It includes English translations of Spanish words. Requires Google Earth; save the .kmz file to your desktop.

Abuela guided reading four blocks way
Activities for 3 days with suggestions for additional activities.

New 10/13Ant Cities
Comprehension questions with emphasis on economic concepts of interdependence, specialization, trade and money.

Isla
Activities for before, during, and after reading, including vocabulary words.

Isla
This unit uses the book as part of a study of the Caribbean Islands.