Patricia Polacco

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This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Patricia Polacco, author of stories that reflect her childhood, her struggles and triumphs in school, and her diverse cultural background. A classroom activity is featured in which students share family stories of their own by writing original poems and reviewing parts of speech using an interactive Diamante Poems tool. Links to related lesson plans and Web resources, along with a list of related texts, are also found here.

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    Grade: TK/K to 5

    Topics: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature, Writing Strategies

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