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Mice are Nice: A Kevin Henkes Author Study

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**FULLY REVISED DEC 2013**

This author study packet has plenty of materials for a month long study of Kevin Henkes, one of children's best loved authors! It includes a variety of activities for the following Henkes books:

* Chrysanthemum
* Sheila Rae the Brave
* Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse
* Wemberly Worried
* Chester’s Way
* Jessica
* Julius: The Baby of the World
* Owen
* Lilly’s Big Day
* Penny and Her Song
* Penny and Her Marble

It includes 3 craftivities, lots of graphic organizers, writing prompts, center/small group activities, and more! Please download the preview for a sneak peek at everything included. This goes fabulously with my Author Study Notebook available in my shop!
Total Pages
124
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 Month

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On  April 24, 2013,  Buyer asked:
Are the tasks/activities aligned to Common Core?
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On  April 24, 2013Ashley Reed answered:
Not at this time but I will be working on that this summer and updating the file.
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On  September 18, 2012,  Buyer asked:
Love the Kevin Henkes author study...need to know on Chester's Way, are the pictures (bee, eel, etc.) for a memory game/the similies? Wasn't sure.

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Sorry for the delay...I have had family medical issues. Those are for gluing on the previous simile page. Students will glue the picture and the word to complete each simile. Thanks for your purchase!
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On  August 29, 2011Ashley Reed answered:
Chrysanthemum, Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Wemberly Worried, and Chester's Way. Download the free preview and you can see the 4 books and the activities/resources that are included. Thanks for asking!!
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Mice are Nice:  A Kevin Henkes Author Study
Mice are Nice:  A Kevin Henkes Author Study
Mice are Nice:  A Kevin Henkes Author Study
Mice are Nice:  A Kevin Henkes Author Study