Bring a little autumn into the classroom with these reading and writing activities for scarecrow mentor text. These activities are designed to accompany the following books:
Scarecrow by Cynthia Rylant
Scarecrow Pete by Mark Kimball Moulton
The Scarecrow's Hat by Ken Brown
The Little Scarecrow Boy by Margaret Wise Brown
The Lonely Scarecrow by Tim Preston
The Scarecrow's Dance by Jane Yolen
Students will compare characters, write a narrative story, a letter and diary entry, practice identifying cause/effect sentences, sequence events, and use Tell-a-Story Sticks to retell events.
Perfect for October and November lesson plans!
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