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Boo Hoo Bird: A Literacy Companion Pack to Jeremy Tankard’s Book

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This 30+ page unit is the perfect literacy companion to the award winning picture book, Boo Hoo Bird by Jeremy Tankard.

Your students will fall in love with Bird, an adorable but cheeky little blue bird that accidentally gets bonked in the head while playing catch with Raccoon. After Bird starts to cry, Raccoon sets out on a mission to find a friend that can make Bird’s boo-boo feel better. Winner of the OLA 2010 Blue Spruce™ Award Program, this funny and engaging read aloud covers the themes of friendship, getting hurt and empathy.

The unit includes the following:
A student cover page
Writing Response sheets for: Making Predictions, Story Elements, Text to Self Connections and Opinion Writing
Graphic Organizers for Story Sequence, Character Traits, Comparing Characters
3 D Character and Noun Cubes
Alphabetical Order
Playground Rules
Synonym Sort
Word Scramble
Color Word Recognition
Secret Code Letter
Adorable Craftivity
And more!

Be sure to keep a copy of this book handy to read whenever your class needs a refresher course on the importance of friendship, what to do if you’ve gotten hurt, or empathy. This package makes an excellent Substitute Teacher unit as well!

Click on the thumbnail to see student samples and the table of contents.

Thank you for taking an interest in this unit! Please ask any and all questions before purchasing by using the Q&A feature or emailing me at primarypatch@gmail.com.

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Keywords: Blue Spruce, Boo Hoo Bird, Jeremy Tankard, Award Winner, Back to School, Playground Rules, Art, Craft, Woodland Animals
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