This reading activity is meant to be used with Patricia Polacco's picture book: Thunder Cake. Included are activities for brainstorming, while reading, and after reading. Activities include "think, pair, share", questions, graphic organizers, journal entries, discussion questions, and more!
This book is a great picture book to teach the story elements, author's purpose, character traits, and making connections. If you haven't used this book in your classroom, it is a great tool.