Leo Lionni, Fish is Fish and other books
Lesson plans and teaching resources

Building a Matrix for Leo Lionni Books: An Author Study
Students compare/contrast details from at least 2 books.

Leo Lionni
A collection of teacher-generated resources, including standards, discussion questions, activities, and printables. Includes something for these titles: Alexander and the Wind-up Mouse , An Extraordinary Egg , Frederick , Fish is Fish , In the Rabbitgarden , Inch by Inch , It's Mine , Let's Make Rabbits , Matthew's Dream , Pezzettino , Six Crows , The Biggest House in the World , and Tillie and the Wall . Don't miss printables at the end. 45 pages; Adobe Reader required.

Leo Lionni: A Resource Guide for Teachers
Biography, book list, interdisciplinary activities, and related titles for the following books: Frederick , Inch by Inch , and Swimmy . Several activities for art, including puppetry. 44 pages; Adobe Reader required.

The Alphabet Tree
After listening to The Alphabet Tree by Leo Lionni, the students will retell the events on a flow map. Then using Kid Pix software, each child will choose an event, illustrate it, and write a caption for it. The students will then put their events in order in a Kid Pix Slide Show they can present to the class. This lesson is designed for first graders.

A Color of his Own
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Fish is Fish
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