This product goes along with the book "Henry and Mudge and the Best Day of All, by Cynthia Rylant. In the story, Henry's family throws him a big party for his birthday. This book study contains the following components:
**Review Quiz - answer key included
**Glossary Page - The students will make a glossary based on some of the vocabulary words from the book. They can look the words up in a dictionary, online dictionary resource, or they can be discussed with the class/reading group.
**Vocabulary Review Quiz
**Sequencing Strips - The students will cut out paper strips that contain five events from the story and paste them in the order that they happened.
**Main Idea Chart: The students will use this page to record the main idea of each chapter.
**Dog Bone Word Cards: There are sixteen cards. Nine of them are from the vocabulary word list and the others are words in the story. Some ideas for these cards could include: ABC order, use the words in sentences or a story, draw the meaning of the words, sort by part of speech, and dictionary skills. They could also be enlarged and posted in the classroom.