Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco
Lesson plans and teaching resources

Cause and Effect Relationships in Historical Fiction
Students identify causes and effects in Pink and Say . Includes background knowledge, vocabulary. Follow tab to downloadable charts. Designed for grade 4.

Exploring Pink and Say
Six learning activities for before, during, and after reading.

Pink and Say
This lesson includes graphic organizers, vocabulary words, postreading writing activities, and related websites to assist student research.

Pink and Say Lesson Plan
Students will identify important words and phrases from the story that describe different aspects of the Civil War. They will also compile a list of important words and phrases about the Civil War, discuss with partners and the whole class the theme of the book and knowledge gained about the Civil War. Students will then create and illustrate a Civil War ABC book using information collected during unit of study.