Susan Vreeland, Girl in Hyacinth Blue
Lesson plans

Susan Vreeland
The author's official site.

Johannes Vermeer
The painter's biography at Wikipedia.

Girl in Hyacinth Blue by Susan Vreeland
Summary, author biography, and discussion questions.

A Teacher's Guide to the Penguin Edition of Susan Vreeland's Girl in Hyacinth Blue
Discussion questions, collaborative activities, commentary, and writing prompts. This 7-page document requires Adobe Reader for access.

Girl in Hyacinth Blue
A variety of postreading activities, including dramatic monologue and recreating the painting.

Teaching about the Holocaust
Links to historical information.