Granny Torrelli Makes Soup Lesson Plan Aid Author:
Sharon Creech Subject:
Italian born Grandmother gives life advice to granddaughter Setting:
USA, contemporary Description: Granny
Torrelli Makes Soup is the story of how, as she makes soup with her
grandmother, 12-year-old Rosie resolves a conflict with Bailey, her
lifelong neighbor and best friend, who is blind.
Introduction to Book Punch Book Punch guides students through the steps of thinking and writing about well-known core literature. Students write paragraphs responding to interactive writing prompts. The program tutors students to develop ideas and organize their thinking about what they have read. SAMPLE BOOK PUNCH WRITING PROMPTS
|Lexile Measure: 810L |
Grade Level: 4
Gender of Character:
In the story, Granny and Rosie are making soup. It is an activity that requires a lot of preparation. Granny and Rosie spend a lot of time putting the ingredients together and creating the soup. Think of an activity you like to do or something you like to make and the steps that go into it. Write about this activity.
Sometimes the more you get to know someone, the more you get to appreciate that person. In the story, Rosie explains why she likes Bailey in the first place. Write a paragraph describing why Rosie likes Bailey. Be specific and detailed.