Resources for Educators and Parents
Check out these resources and downloads for parents and educators. On this page you'll find everything from coloring sheets to classroom lesson plans to enhance your young readers' learning experiences.
General CBA Downloads
A quick, at-a-glance .pdf reference listing the basic themes that each of Don Winn's picture books can be used to teach. Also includes a list of general themes found in the Sir Kaye books.
For teachers: download this .pdf file of the School Book Order Form before Don Winn visits your school. Send it home with the students before the visit so they can choose their books ahead of time.
Find out how parents and early-childhood educators can use Don Winn's picture books to build essential pre-literacy skills in kids, giving them a head start when it comes to learning to read.
Sir Kaye Resources
An overview of the lesson plans for all four Sir Kaye books. See individual chapter book links below to download each lesson plan.
Fascinating historical information about the Middle Ages to enrich students' reading experience. Covers castles, knights, jousting, medieval medicine, books, building techniques, and much more.
Classroom Lesson Plans
Download a classroom lesson plan for each of the Sir Kaye books that focuses on reading comprehension, vocabulary building, and writing skills. Click on a book cover below to download the coordinating lesson plan.
Sir Kaye Coloring Sheets
Click on a book cover below to download coloring sheets featuring some of Dave Allred's funny and fabulous illustrations from each of the Sir Kaye books.
Picture Book Coloring Sheets