Eve Bunting Author Study
Eve Bunting is a fascinating author. We've learned a lot about her as a person and why she writes a wide variety of genres.
After reading her biography, and watching a "Prezi" (a more modern PowerPoint), we've learned that she likes to teach people while they read her books. Many of her stories are based on her personal experiences. Most of all, Eve Bunting's passionate voice shines through her words.
Each day we read a book, decided on its genre, discussed her possible purposes for writing it, and wrote a summary. The following books were a few of our favorites:
We completed the unit by reading The Night Tree, which focuses on tradition. A family honors nature during the holidays each year while enjoying each other. So, we decided to do the same!