Graphic Novel

Praise for the Graphic Novel Version of

  Entertaining an Elephant

Entertaining an Elephant  "Beautifully written. Beautifully drawn. Teachers and teens will love it!"
   Dr. Sterling Hennis, Professor of Education, UNC-Chapel Hill

  "The art and story will surely engage adolescents, especially those who struggle with reading and school in general."

  Oneida Fox Roye, Senior Program Director of ELA, Boston Public Schools

  "This is the perfect format to teach students Common Core skills AND positive values about life."

  Talya M. Taylor, Teacher of the Year, Jacksonville, FL


  "Teen readers will relate to the all-too-familiar scenario of school as a dead zone and respond powerfully to this story about love and loss, faith and forgiveness.”

   Carol Jago, Past President, NCTE

Available with every classroom set of 30 Graphic Novels
    A Teacher’s Guide of Copy Masters
Reproducible Copy Masters ncluding:

• Specialized Vocabulary Lesson for Graphic Novels

• An Anticipation and Reaction Guide for EVERY Chapter

• And the following Common Core Skill Lessons;

Plot Summary Lesson

Setting and Plot Lesson

Myths and Religion Lesson

Dramatic Irony Lesson

Citing Evidence Lesson

Theme Lesson

Craft and Structure Lesson