THE KIDS LITERATURE GUIDE FOR
CHRISTOPHER MOUSE! The Tale of a Small Traveler by William Wise
will transport your students into an adventure inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The journal of Christopher Mouse has been found. It is one of many such journals kept by rabbits, hamsters, and white mice. It is extremely rare to find such a journal. Now, his journal has been made available to YOU! You will learn what it is like to be a white mouse. The life of such a mouse is not always LIGHT... cheese ... nuts ... gentle owners .. .and a leisurely life, you can be sure. It is sometimes DARK ... cats ... cruel owners ... medical laboratories ... human feet ... hunger ... and thirst.
Come travel with this perky little mouse who is not only an adventurer but a well-educated poet as well. His journal will take you from his safe, cozy birthplace cage into an uncertain world in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. It is guaranteed to make you squeak with delight!
The 19-page activity guide written by Suzy Red comes to you in both PowerPoint and PDF formats for ease in printing and projection. Examples of the activities include:
The Activity Guide Contains:
Prereading Discussion Questions,
Chapter Questions for Predict and Confirm,
Multiple Choice Comprehension Activity pages,
Math and Mapping, Convert a Mouse House to Your House,
Analyze the Parrot Talk,
Book Jacket Art Prediction,
5-in-a-Row Vocabulary Game,
The Marriage of the Mouse, an Ethiopian Tale, with Questions;
Vocabulary Crossword Review,
Poetry that Grows Out of Experience,
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Research Project,
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