Young Adult Literature Lesson Plans, Authors Babbitt-Byars

Natalie Babbitt
Lesson plans, WebQuests, and classroom activities for teaching Tuck Everlasting .

Vocabulary from Paolo Bacigalupi's Ship Breaker
Words are presented in context and with definitions. Click on a word for pronunciation, examples of recent use, more.

David Baldacci
Lesson plans and strategies for teaching Wish You Well .

T. A. Barron
Lessons plans for The Hero's Trail .

Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson
Lesson plans for Peter and the Starcatchers .

Something Remains by Inge Barth-Grözinger
Booktalk, prereading, discussion questions, and suggestions for crosscurricular projects.

Joan Bauer
Lesson plans for Backwater , Hope was Here , Squashed , others.

L. Frank Baum
Lesson plans and ideas for teaching The Wizard of Oz .

Lupita Mañana by Patricia Beatty
Lesson plans and teaching resources.

Hanging on to Max by Margaret Bechard
Summary, 9 discussion questions, related titles.

Crabbe by William Bell
Chapter-by-chapter questions for reading and discussion.

I Have Lived a Thousand Years by Livia Bitton-Jackson
Summary, 12 discussion questions, and related titles.

Edward Bloor
Lesson plans and related links for Tangerine .

What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundell
Suggestions for background research, theme, character analysis and writing.

John Boyne
Lesson plans for The Boy in the Striped Pajamas .

The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants by Ann Brashares
A variety of reading strategies, including an anticipation guide, a guided imagery activity, and vocabulary support. Adobe Reader required for access.

The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants by Ann Brashares
Summary and 9 discussion questions.

Joseph Bruchac
Lesson plans for The Winter People , more.

Teacher Guide to Flight to Freedom by Henrietta Buckmaster
How might students use storyboards to demonstrate and to extend their learning? Check the resources here. Includes vocabulary, using evidence from the text, graphic organizer, and other learning activities. Note: Storyboard That helps sponsor this site.

Francis Hodgson Burnett
A very brief biography and links to e-texts of her works, including Little Lord Fauntleroy and The Secret Garden .

Sheila Burnford
Lesson plans and resources for The Incredible Journey .

Betsy Byars
Lesson plans and activities for The Pinballs , The Summer of the Swans , and Trouble River .