Revised and Update 2/2016
This packet is exciting because it uses some of my favorite literature by one of my favorite authors. Kevin Henkes writes stories that really help young kiddos explore comprehension standards and delve into character analysis. Lilly has a distinctive personality and her stories always have a problem with a solution. Chrysanthemum is easy to describe and faces a problem that helps relating text to self.
I hope you will take a look at the sample to explore all there is in this product.
Students will have fun creating Chester and Lilly characters to decorate your room.
There is a mini book on Kevin Henkes, author and illustrator
Using this text students...
Dig for Details about the author
Opinion Writing...favorite character
Snapshot of the character
Read All About it
Main idea and details
Characters, Setting, Begging, Middle , End
Sad part, funny part, favorite part
Compare and Contrast
Text to Self and Writng activities (2 each)
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse
Lilly's Big Day
Julius Baby of the World
The characterization and comprehension activities can be used with any of the Kevin Henkes stories.
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