Do you have some readers who struggle? This book written by Tomie DePaola is written with some vocabulary that boosts it to a 3.9 level. Yet the pictures and illustrations offer helpful clues to the reader to assist in comprehension. Great book to use with the upper elementary student who still needs a little help but can be challenged also.
This booklet can also be used to challenge a younger reader who is advanced and is reading above grade level if they are in 2 or 3rd grades!
This fifteen (15) page Student Activity Booklet is offered to help the older elementary reader who may struggle a bit find answers to Plot, Characters, Vocabulary, Setting, and even Moral to the story. Included are several guiding questions to help the reader learn about the power of words and what emotions they prompt the reader to feel. Also are some activities to grab their imagination by sketching. critical thinking skills will allow students to pick and choose an activity that fits their strengths. In addition for fun, included are some puzzles such as a word search, maze and a crossword puzzle!