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Teaching Letter to a Young Friend

Letter to a Young Friend

In the essay "Letter to a Young Friend," the author, Christine Kendall, responds to a young reader who asked, "If you could write and illustrate a book about yourself what would the book cover look like?" The instruction focuses on word choice, theme, and supporting details.

Christine Kendall
“Letter to a young friend” © 2018 by Christine Kendall, first appeared in Book A Day Philadelphia’s newsletter.

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What can a book cover reveal about a person?
STANDARDS:

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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