Hunwick's egg picture book literacy unit

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This is a heart-warming story about a bilby named Hunwick and his encounter with a mysterious egg. Hunwick’s friends watch on, waiting for the egg to hatch. When it doesn’t, we learn that Hunwick loves it just the same- it is his friend.

This book provides many wonderful teaching opportunities and I have created a literacy resource to use alongside it with plenty of engaging activities your students will love! This extensive picture book study pack is all you need for a fun, diverse and educational unit of work.

What's inside:

  • Book and unit overview
  • Guiding questions
  • Unit plan (6 pages)
  • Book report title page
  • Reading response comprehension
  • “My thoughts” book response
  • Text connections poster
  • Making connections organizer
  • Sequence cards
  • Story map
  • Character profile
  • Landscape drawing
  • Word work activity
  • Word work focus sentence
  • Word wall
  • Vocabulary word search
  • ABC order
  • “What makes a good friend” task
  • Research project organizer
  • Research project checklist
  • Research project instructions
  • Writing prompts for early finishers
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38 pages
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