Because of Winn-Dixie (Hardcover) Kate DiCamillo. Candlewick, 2000. ISBN: 978-0763607760. pp: 184. Ages: 8-12, gr: 4-6
Paperback Student edition (2000) Scholastic. ISBN: 978-0439250726
  1. Original Book Guide created by Jason DeLaRosa and Dr Mary Berry

  2. WebQuest by Norma Boswell to work through during reading the book

  3. Flashlight Readers Unit, grades 3-5

  4. Candlewick Press. From this page you can access a reader’s guide of discussion questions or download a teacher’s guide.

  5. Educator’s Guide from Walden Media (producers of the movie version). activities, printables, chapter-by-chapter questions for comprehension & discussion, grades 2-5 (pdf)

  6. Because of Winn-Dixie from Mountain City site. activities and quizzes

  7. eMINTS Literature links

  8. Literature Circle Unit by Kataie Hyatt, designed for grade 3

  9. Unit by Pamela Wrede, designed for grade 7

  10. Multnomah County Library discussion questions (also at KidsReads)

  11. edHelper Literature Unit. book report form, word wall, vocabulary, activities, quizzes (most for subscribers only)

Guides to purchase:
  1. A Guide for Using Because of Winn-Dixie in the Classroom. Melissa Hart, Teacher Created Materials, pp. 48, $9.00

  2. The Scholastic Paperback Student edition has activities and Literature Circle questions and the end of the book.


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