Young Adult Literature Lesson Plans, Authors Farmer-Funke

Nancy Farmer
Lesson ideas for A Girl Named Disaster and other books.

Beanball by Gene Fehler
A variety of reading activities, including using "people first" language, a character sketch writing task, and practice with free verse.

Carol Fenner
Lesson plans for Yolanda's Genius .

"The Making of a Scientist" by Richard Feynman
By reading and rereading the passage closely, and focusing their reading through a series of questions and discussion about the text, students will identify how and why Feynman started to look at the world through the eyes of a scientist. When combined with writing about the passage, students will discover how much they can learn from a memoir. Designed for grade 6. Word processor required.

The Light from the Yellow Star by Robert O. Fisch
Follow links to 10 lesson plans, a timeline, and other resources. These materials are from Dr. Fisch's official site.

White Oleander by Janet Fitch
Discussion questions.

A Diamond in the Desert by Kathryn Fitzmaurice
Discussion questions. This 2-page document requires Adobe Reader for access.

Sharon Flake
Lesson plans for The Skin I'm In and other books.

Paul Fleischman
Lesson plans and activities for Bull Run , Seedfolks , and Whirligig .

Shadow Spinner by Susan Fletcher
Summary, 15 discussion questions, and activities.

Walk Across the Sea by Susan Fletcher
Summary, booktalk, 11 discussion questions, and related titles.

The Cinnamon Tree by Aubrey Flegg
A variety of post-reading activities.

Alex Flinn
Lesson plans for Breaking Point , Breathing Underwater , Fade to Black , Nothing to Lose .

Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes
Lesson plans and teaching ideas.

Paula Fox
Lesson plans and activities for The Slave Dancer .

Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl
Resources for teaching about Anne Frank and the Holocaust.

Heather Vogel Frederick
Lesson plans and resources for the Patience Goodspeed books.

Russell Freedman
Lesson plans for Freedom Walkers , Lincoln: A Photobiography , more.

Janey's Girl by Gayle Friesen
Summary, booktalk, and 10 discussion questions for 5th grade and up.

Men of Stone by Gayle Friesen
Summary and 9 discussion questions.

Cornelia Funke
Ideas for teaching The Thief Lord , Inkheart , and Dragon Rider .