“Chip" by Kylie Howarth is shortlisted for the 2017 Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Awards - Early Childhood Book of the Year.
This resource includes higher order reading comprehension activities to support the picture book. A copy of the picture book is not included with this resource and would be required. Please note that this is an Australian picture book, so this resource is in Australian spelling only.
The resource includes the following activities, custom-designed for this picture book:
Character Traits – Chip and Joe
Interactive Notebook Pages
Facts about seagulls – interactive notebook page
KWL – seagulls
Seagulls – True, Maybe, False
Persuasive text – Are hot chips a healthy food choice? Interactive notebook pages
Persuasive text – Feeding seagulls? Interactive notebook pages
How cheap is your chip? Maths investigation
Design your own signs to discourage feeding seagulls
Design your own chip packet to deter seagulls
Seagull poetry and word study
Diagraph matching cards “ch” – 28 pairs
Handwriting practice – “ch”
Suggested companion texts (text set)
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"Thelma the Unicorn" by Aaron Blabey
"My Two Blankets" by Irena Kobald
"Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas" by Aaron Blabey
"The Brothers Quibble" by Aaron Blabey
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