My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza is a wonderful book with a surprise ending. Students absolutely LOVE it! This response journal, author info, vocab cards, and discussion prompts will help make this unit easy for you and worthwhile for the kids. Included are:
*Journal Cover Page
*Characters and Setting
We love this book in therapy. I was looking for something to use with my low incidence and my younger students that are not able to read and was unable to find anything, so I created this. This is a measure I will use to help assess comprehension of the story and reviews vocabulary from the story. I
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 completed the read aloud on day one. This also aligns with the Langu
I developed this 6 page packet as an extension/comprehension packet for the book (not included) My Lucky Day by Keiko Kaska. I used the book as a read aloud example of a trickster tale. This book and packet could also be read independently by the student, depending on ability level. Included in th
Mentor sentences model writing through excellent sentences from your favorite read-aloud books! This bundle is just what you need to implement mentor sentences in your Kindergarten or First Grade classroom. I created these with emergent readers of K & 1 in mind, but they would also be appropriat
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This product is JAM-PACKED with Common Core aligned lesson ideas, activities, graphic organizers, and writing prompts for 40 of your favorite mentor texts to use in K-1! (See the complete list below.) With over 100 graphic organizers WITH answer keys, you'll be s
This packet was created to use with the book My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza.
Each skill or strategy has multiple pages that are differentiated to fit the different needs of your students - you can have all your students working on the same skill but with a page that best fits their needs.
Mentor sentences model writing through excellent sentences from your favorite read-aloud books! This unit is just what you need to coninue with mentor sentences in your Kindergarten or First Grade classroom. I created these with emergent readers of K & 1 in mind, but they would also be appropria
PROJECT BASED LEARNING (PBL): THANKSGIVING: As your students help plan a Thanksgiving meal, they also learn about the history of Thanksgiving. This student-centered PBL unit incorporates collaboration and differentiation by providing student choice. This real-world challenge require
This packet can be used with literature books or informational texts about pigs and foxes. The activities align with the Common Core standards. The book My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza would be perfect to use with some of the activities in this unit. I have also included activities with more of her book
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This teaching unit was created to be used with the book “My Lucky Day” by Keiko Kasza.
1) Detailed unit lesson plans for teaching preparation. Includes: making predictions, vocabulary, QAR (Question-Answer-Relationship), character traits, summarizing, reading comprehension, and wri
This packet of Reading Street Kindergarten Unit 4 Week contains six hands-on activities which are CCSS aligned and support the skills as presented in this week’s lessons. The featured story is My Lucky Day by by Keiko Kasza. Have fun teaching!
Activity 1: Froggy Goes a Leapin’
This lesson plan is based on the book My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza. The plan covers before, during, and after reading procedures/activities for the focus of making inferences and making predictions. The plan contains graphic organizers for Making Inferences, using Context Clues, Summarizing, Sequenci
Close reading allows students to really dive deeper into the books they read! Even in kindergarten and first grade, students can develop key vocabulary and comprehension skills through read alouds and close reads. I have created several close reading lesson plans to help you get a better understan
Do you need some additional resources to make your reading series work for you? If so this pack is for you. In this pack, you will find anchor charts, a comprehension game, interactive notebook templates, and 3 additional text-based comprehension mini-lessons.
These Speech and Language activities were designed to accompany "My Lucky Day," by Keiko Kasza. I am not affiliated in anyway with the author, and the book is not included in this packet of activities. Skills addressed in this packet include:
Suggested vocabulary and questions for the story
Vocabulary Lesson Activities using My Lucky Day, by Keiko Kasza. I created the lesson after reading the book Bringing Words to Life by Isabel Beck, Margaret McKeown, and Linda Kucan. My students love the activities and are highly engaged during them. What's more... I hear them using the vocabulary
Text Dependent Questions for the Read Alouds "Duck on a Bike" by David Shannon, "Scaredy Mouse" by Alan MacDonald, "My Lucky Day" by Keiko Kasza and "Library Mouse" by Daniel Kirk.
We created the following to help improve questioning in our classrooms. These questions will help increase text unde
These stick puppets were created to go along with the story, "My Lucky Day," by Keiko Kasza. Your students will love retelling this story with the stick puppets. I have also included a set of characters in color for the teacher to copy and laminate for use on a magnet board for whole group retelling
Identify the supporting details and main idea of "My Lucky Day" by Keiko Kasza by using this graphic organizer. Two organizers are provided for a differentiated approach. In the first organizer, students are to write the supporting details and main idea. In the second organizer, students are to matc
Thanksgiving Bundle: This Thanksgiving bundle includes two units, Tom's Lucky Day is a partner script perfect for the Thanksgiving season, and My Lucky Day Reading and Writing Book Companion. Students will work on fluency, comprehension strategies, and writing using the book, My Lucky Day by Keiko
MY LUCKY DAY
by Keiko Kasza
When a delicious-looking piglet knocks on Mr. Fox's door, the fox can hardly believe his good luck. It's not every day that dinner just shows up on your doorstep. It must be his lucky day!
Color and trace
B is for bath trace
F is for fox trace
P is for pig trace
This is an anticipation guide to use with primary students with the book "My Lucky Day" by Keiko Kasza. This activity is used while studying predicting. It requires students to use prior knowledge to predict what will happen in the story, improve their answers by making corrections, and reflect on t
My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza is one of my very favorite books! I made this mini-lesson to help students use some critical thinking skills while listening to this story as a read aloud.
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Text dependent questions for the story and read aloud "My Lucky Day" by Keiko Kasza. Questions for ELA and literacy related to common core state standards. These questions will challenge students to encourage higher order thinking in the classroom. Recommended for K-2.
I've added flashcards to th
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I hope you enjoy this fun craftivity to go along with the story My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza. You can use this little fox and piglet to retell the story with your students or even wear them as masks to act out the story!
This craftivity is part of a full unit of activities that also go along with t
Thank you for looking! Do you use Scott Foresman Reading Street in your classroom? If so then you will find these My Lucky Day Activities useful! My Lucky Day is written by Keiko Kasza and it certainly enjoyed by my students.
In this packe
This unit highlights the wonderful works of renowned children's book author, Keiko Kasza! Students utilize higher-level thinking skills when comparing books written by the same author. After reading or listening to several works by Keiko Kasza, students will engage in literary skills such as: surp
My Lucky Day, written and illustrated by Keiko Kasza has always made my kiddos laugh like crazy! Lots of fun!
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