Cookie’s Week by Tomie de Paola is a book LOVED by kids!
This response journal will help make this unit easy for you and worthwhile for the kids. This unit has a fun take home writing activity in which Cookie visits each student’s home. The student then writes about what they did with Cookie.
This unit also has a reading response journal and an easy craft writing activity!
*Cookie’s Adventure Journal—a fun take-home writing activity!
*Permission slip (to inform parents and get their okay!)
*Word Bank—to help with independence at home
*Journal pages for student responses (2 formats)
For this activity, you will need to provide a small black and white stuffed cat
*Reading Response Journal—copy the cover and however many pages you wish to use for your class!
*Cause & Effect
*Text to self connection (a time you made a mess)
*Character Web for Cookie
*Making Predictions (what do you think Cookie will do next?)
*Writing a friendly letter to Cookie
*Opinion—would you like to have Cookie as your pet?
*Story Sequencing with pictures
*Cookie’s Word Search (find the days of the week)
*Cause & Effect mini poster and class cause and effect activity using picture cards from the book
*Cookie Craftivity—Choice of 2 writing prompts, and Cookie patterns—easy to assemble!
Please see the preview file for example pages and pictures of the craft!