Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)

Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)
Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)
Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)
Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)
Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)
Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)
Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)
Chester's Way - A Book Companion (70+ pages)
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Book Companion : Chester's Way by Kevin Henkes

This is a huge collection of writing and art ideas to explore the classic friendship story Chester's Way.
This is a wonderful, classic story teaching the value of kindness and friendship that is valuable any time of year for primary students.

NOTE: You do NOT have to purchase the book! You can view the online version of this story at storylineonline.com This makes it easy to watch with students and use for this book study!


It contains the following features:

★ over 70 pages of interactive art and differentiated writing projects. Your students will be guided through explorations of character traits, cause and effect, letter writing format, story elements, dialogue, summary, sequencing, and comprehension. It also includes fun activities such as a vocabulary word search, partner play, and comic book templates!

★ templates to easily create simple but beautiful lap book folders out of one 12x18 piece of construction paper. Students love these interactive folders; they are wonderful to display and students are so proud to share with parents! Activities can also be done without using the lap book folder format if you prefer.

★ 40+ different activities to choose from. There are more than enough activities to fill over a week of study, and many printables are simple enough to add to your independent writing or literacy centers!

PLEASE NOTE: This unit is part of a larger bundle that includes considerable savings! It contains the following stories: Rainbow Fish, Mr. Hatch, Enemy Pie, Chesters Way. Click below to see the preview of this bundle, and to see lots of class pictures and a link to all the stories.
BUNDLE 1 - Book Companions

HOW IS THE UNIT ORGANIZED?

The unit is divided into three parts:

1- Lapbook folder cover art project, and elements inside the folder (photo directions included) Click the preview button above to see lots of pictures!

2- Printable activity pages - Click the preview to see a complete list of activities with photos!

3- Art ideas and templates - Extra art projects with photo examples.


WHAT’S INCLUDED?

• Class Photos
• Instructions

• PART 1: Cover Art Project
• Lapbook Inside Elements
• Flip Book Templates

• Part 2: Printable Activities
• Design a New Cover
• Vocabulary Definitions
• Label Chester
• Story Minibook
• Partner Play Script
• Discussion Questions
• Kindness Note Templates
• Character Changes
• Character Traits
• Write a Letter
• Letter Elements Checklist
• My Favorite Part
• Things Change Writing
• Sentence Fixes
• Mini Flip Book Template
• Character Dialogue
• Comprehension
• Story Sequencing
• Comparing Characters
• Story Comic
• Write A Poem
• Write A Diary
• Letter to the Author
• A Different Ending
• Texting Characters
• Vocabulary Word Search

• PART 3 – ART Ideas
• Drawing Chester
• Mouse Masks
• Cut Out Characters
(more have been added to update!)

Many of the writing templates have two version to help you easily differentiate your instruction.
This book is perfect for teaching about friendship, sharing and social skills any time through the school year!

Need more resources for FRIENDSHIP and SOCIAL SKILLS?
Take a peek at Click HERE to see The Kindness Classroom Social Emotional Learning Curriculum This year long curriculum includes units on friendship, conflict resolution, self management, bullying, respect, personal responsibility, and more. Take a look at the details to create a peaceful classroom!

Click HERE to see The Kindness Classroom Social Emotional Learning Curriculum

Click the PREVIEW button above to see lots of photos, a complete table of contents, and a link to the online version of the story!

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