The Tale of Despereaux is one of my favorite Literature Circle books, and I also love reading it aloud. Visit this page for more Fantasy books for Literature Circles and to read recommendations by other teachers.

The Tale of Despereaux is one of my favorite Literature Circle books, and I also love reading it aloud. Visit this page for more Fantasy books for Literature Circles and to read recommendations by other teachers.

Forgiveness, light, love, and soup. These essential ingredients combine into a tale that is as soul stirring as it is delicious. Despereaux, a tiny mouse with huge ears, is the bane of his family's existence. He has fallen in love with the young princess who lives in the castle where he resides and, having read of knights and their ladies, vows to "honor her." But his unmouselike behavior gets him banished.

Forgiveness, light, love, and soup. These essential ingredients combine into a tale that is as soul stirring as it is delicious. Despereaux, a tiny mouse with huge ears, is the bane of his family's existence. He has fallen in love with the young princess who lives in the castle where he resides and, having read of knights and their ladies, vows to "honor her." But his unmouselike behavior gets him banished.

Check out Morgan and Gable's review of Kate DiCamillo's The Tale Of Despereaux here: http://chaptersandscenes.wordpress.com/2014/02/18/morgan-and-gable-review-the-tale-of-despereaux/

Check out Morgan and Gable's review of Kate DiCamillo's The Tale Of Despereaux here: http://chaptersandscenes.wordpress.com/2014/02/18/morgan-and-gable-review-the-tale-of-despereaux/

Students will review the The Tale of Despereaux novel in these two 32 card sets. Set one reviews Part 1-is the first half of the book. Part 2 reviews the remainder of the book. Questions include characters, plot and more. I time my class when we play and

Tale of Despereaux: I Have... Who Has? 2 Game Sets

Students will review the The Tale of Despereaux novel in these two 32 card sets. Set one reviews Part 1-is the first half of the book. Part 2 reviews the remainder of the book. Questions include characters, plot and more. I time my class when we play and

The Tale of Despereaux: Fact or Fiction? Four Session Lesson PLay using The Tale of Despereaux to study the story and plan for medieval research.

The Tale of Despereaux: Fact or Fiction? Four Session Lesson PLay using The Tale of Despereaux to study the story and plan for medieval research.

“The world is dark, and light is precious. Come closer, dear reader. You must trust me. I am telling you a story.” ― Kate DiCamillo, The Tale of Despereaux

“The world is dark, and light is precious. Come closer, dear reader. You must trust me. I am telling you a story.” ― Kate DiCamillo, The Tale of Despereaux

My grade four teacher read this to me. And I think I saw the movie. Would love to read it again

67 Books Every Geek Should Read to Their Kids Before Age 10

My grade four teacher read this to me. And I think I saw the movie. Would love to read it again

This felt bookmark was a great activity for our book club when we discussed "The Tale of Despereaux". We used a lot of different color felt for bodies and ears so the children all had different looking mice. #Greenwich Library #Children's #Crafts

This felt bookmark was a great activity for our book club when we discussed "The Tale of Despereaux". We used a lot of different color felt for bodies and ears so the children all had different looking mice. #Greenwich Library #Children's #Crafts

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