The Amelia Bedelia Books by Peggy Parish - Amelia Bedelia takes everything EXTREMELY literally. So be careful of what you say. Asking her to "draw the drapes" or "steal home base" can have hilarious unintentional consequences!
Favorite Books to Use with ELLs Part 1: Amelia Bedelia (Crafting-Connections.blogspot.com)
This resource engages students in a reading activity and can be used as a whole group, small group, or even literacy center activity. For early finishers, assign a book in the series you've created an authentic and challenging reading enrichment assignment. Best part is...you can use with ANY of the Amelia Bedelia novels!!! Content of this resource includes: Acrostic poems, nouns, writing in complete sentences, retelling, and idioms.