A Bad Case of the Stripes
by David Shannon
Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids at her school don’t like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her. In fact, she is so worried that she’s about to break out in ....A BAD CASE OF THE STRIPES!
Book Unit Consists of:
Color and Trace
Parts of a Book Cover
Identify the one that is different
Count Number Cards
Circle the smallest
Circle what come next Math
B/W and Colored Puppet Patterns
Two Piece Puzzles
Questions from story:
Have you ever tried lima beans? Do you like them?( show actual lima beans) Why do you think lima beans cured Camilla?
Why do you think Camilla was afraid to have people find out that she liked lima beans?
Do you think that the students in the story were bullying Camilla?
What is the lesson that you learned from this book?
Extension Idea: Make lima beans so your students can taste them.