Best-Seller!Don't you just love Ezra Jack Keats? This author study challenges students to think about the connections that can be made between seven of his stories. Students will also have the opportunity to practice various essential comprehension skills, such as finding text evidence, making conne
These are activities and crafts based on some popular books by Ezra Jack Keats. Included in this unit are flip booklets for each story so that students can answer comprehension questions. There are also writing prompts, writing templates, and craft templates associated with each story. Pictures or d
Look no more! This file includes all the comprehension activities you will need based on the book "The Snowy Day" by Ezra Jack Keats.
This file includes:
-4 different sequencing pages that the students will complete either as a whole class or independently. Sequencing pages include us
This Ezra Jack Keats Author Study bundled set includes materials for SIX of Ezra Jack Keats books and is just what you need to keep your kids THINKING and LEARNING! Comprehension is the focus, and each unit includes before, during, and after activities for the following titles:WHAT TITLES ARE INCLUD
This book contains several activities to go along with the story, The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats. It has the following activities: Story Chart, Story Outline, Story sequence, comprehension, Ordinal numbers, Story questions, Story recall, Charts, Graphs, Adding "ed" to words, Making new words, writ
Peter’s Chair is a sweet book by Ezra Jack Keats. This PRINT AND GO guided reading unit is best for students in first to second grade. It is set up in a before, during, after format with emphasis on written responses and comprehension. Use with small groups, as a mentor text lessons, interactive rea
This all inclusive author study includes lesson plans and printables for Ezra Jack Keats books, including these titles:
The Snowy Day
A Letter to Amy
A Whistle for Willie
Information about the author, foldables, and clip art to dress up your lapbook are included!
This common core based author study focuses on the character traits of Peter throughout the most popular stories written by Ezra Jack Keats. An informational text is included so students learn about the author and his artistic and writing accomplishments. Conclude the unit with a fun lapbook and cra
Ezra Jack Keats artwork and stories are amazing! Most of the pages in this author packet are open-ended. This allows teachers to choose the books that they want to focus on during the author study. There are pages that correlate with The Snowy Day, A Letter to Amy and Whistle for Willie. Include
Close Reading is a huge part of the new Common Core State Standards. This product is a list of close reading questions to go through with five of Ezra Jack Keats' most beloved books: The Snowy Day, Goggles, Louie, Louie's Search, and Whistle for Willie. These questions have been my author study unit
Ezra Jack Keats Author Study & Opinion Writing Unit with 2 crafts and CCSS follow ups for 7 different Ezra Jack Keats stories.
Unit covers the following stories:
✿ Peter's Chair
✿ Snowy Day
✿ Jennie's Hat
✿ A Letter for Amy
✿ Pet Show
✿ Whistle for Willie
✿CCSS aligned worksheets inc
This activity has been designed to enhance student understanding for cause and effect relationships as per the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Similarly, it has been adapted to correlate with the HMH Journeys Reading Series. It can be used as both a direct instruction activity or as skill prac
Through his stories Ezra Jack Keats has provided all children with an array of characters and a variety of illustration techniques. Young children identify with many of his characters and the problems they encounter while growing up. His books lend themselves to teaching character identification, c
This includes 5 vocabulary cards to use when reading The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats. Vocabulary cards include the vocabulary word, part of speech, kid-friendly definition, and picture. Print on cardstock and laminate for extra durability. These store nicely in a quart size Ziploc bag.
This activity has been designed to enhance student understanding for sequence of events as per the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Similarly, it has been adapted to correlate with the HMH Journeys Reading Series. It can be used as both a direct instruction activity or as skill practice at a li
Goggles by Ezra Jack Keats is a GREAT book for the start of the year to help with building community and friendship. This PRINT AND GO bundle will make your lessons deepen understanding and truly help the book themes have more meaning for your students. This guided reading and writing unit features
This is an author study for several books from Ezra Jack Keats that's common core aligned for first and second graders. It includes reading and writing activities for the following books:
1. Whistle for Willie
2. The Snowy Day
3. Over in the Meadow
5. Peter's Chair
6. A Letter to Amy
This freebie was created to use with the book The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats.
After reading the story students will answer the who, what, where, when, why and how questions about the story. These questions are set up in a brace map.
If you would like more inforamtion about this book and many oth
This packet included activities to go with Jack Ezra Keat's book "Hi, Cat!" There is a variety of fun activities to cover this great book! Make sure to check out the preview to see what is included!
Included in this Unit:
~Sequencing cards for Whole Group Retell
~Compare & Contrast Graphic Or
Ezra Jack Keats: Reader's and Writer's Workshop Unit of Study
Are you ready to try an Author's Study with your students? This reading and writing unit of study, "Ezra Jack Keats: Reader's and Writer's Workshop Author Series," is a wonderful way to integrate the works of a fantastic author into rea
If you need a great author study for your littles, Ezra Jack Keats is a great choice! Learn all about Ezra Jack Keats as an author and illustrator while practicing skills that go along with seven of his popular books. Teach students how to compare and contrast using a Venn diagram, discuss charact
This book unit for the book Goggles by Ezra Jack Keats is perfect to use as a read aloud or guided reading unit. The unit focuses on the problem and solution comprehension skill with graphic organizers and writing prompt.
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This activity has been designed to enhance student understanding for sequencing story events as per the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). It can be used as both a direct instruction activity or as skill practice at a literacy station or reading center.
I have found this to be successful when u
This is a 5 day routine that is designed to fit the book. In using the routine set out by Isabel Beck, and adding my own visuals for my ESOL children, I have created this lesson. It takes about 10 to 15 minutes a day, once you have done the read aloud on day one. The kids love it. I have over 60 viv