Unit 4: Because of Winn-Dixie (Guidebook 2.0)

Anchor Text, Literary:

Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo


Students explore the idea of finding friends in unexpected places and the value of building a community of different perspectives. They explore how getting to know what they have in common with others and moving past physical appearances or differences allows them to connect with others who can help make them better people.