Lesson Plans and Teaching Resources for Grandfather’s Journey

Use Grandfather’s Journey by Allen Say to strengthen your students' comprehension skills, build their vocabulary, and help them understand how words work.

In Grandfather's Journey, Allen Say tells about his Grandfather's love for both America and his homeland in Japan. Following his Grandfather's footsteps, Say begins to understand why his grandfather was torn between the two countries. The story's vivid text and beautiful illustrations will help students to practice understanding text structure, making inferences, retelling and summarizing, asking questions, and visualizing.

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Title: Grandfather’s Journey
Author: Allen Say
Genre: Biography, Autobiography
Themes: History, Award Winners, Decision Making, Cultural Diversity, Family
ISBN: 9780547076805
Publisher's Summary:
Through pensive portraits and delicately faded art, Allen Say pays tribute to his grandfather's persistent longing for home that continues within Allen. This restlessness and constant desire to be in two places speaks to a universal experience as well as the deeply personal ties of family to place, and what it means to be at home in more than one country. Both a celebration of heritage and a poignant exploration of the struggles we inherit, Grandfather's Journey is a modern classic perfect for every household
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