Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Get the news right in your inbox!

Popular Topics

The Candy Corn Contest – Novel Study

November 12, 2016 No Comments

COVER The CANDY CORN CONTEST Learning Through Literature is a series designed to help you and your students get the most out of a popular children’s book.

Whether you are using this title for guided reading, small group instruction, or as a whole-group read aloud to your class, you will find plenty of ideas and resources to support your literacy program.


* comprehension questions for each chapter
* vocabulary and word work lessons
* extension activities to provide additional engagement with the story.

A READER’S NOTEBOOK for The Candy Corn Contest by Patricia Reilly Giff provides questions for each chapter.



VOCABULARY BUILDING includes vocabulary wall cards for class discussion and review.


EXTENSION ACTIVITIES that tap into your student’s creativity and writing opportunities.

CLICK THE PIC to download this resource.

Other titles in this series are available:

DONOVAN'S WORD JAR cover Donavan’s Word Jar by Monalisa DeGross

giraffe Pelly cover The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me by Roald Dahl

because-of-winn-dixie-cover Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo





Alison Monk

All posts

No Comments

Leave a Reply

Welcome! I'm Alison Monk, a primary teacher with a passion for creating educational materials that engage kids and teachers love! I hope this blog encourages and inspires you. I'm so glad you are here! Read More

About the Literacy Garden

My name is Alison Monk and I love helping teachers like you be successful. My passion is to support you with effective tips and engaging resources. I love children's literature, Golden Retrievers, and coffee!

Subscribe & Follow

Let’s Stay in Touch!

I would love to connect with you and send you exclusive freebies, teaching ideas, and deals on new resources.

Teacher Resources

Popular Topics

Teachers Pay Teachers