Kevin Henkes Author Study Back to School Activities Beginning of the Year

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This author study was created using Chester's Way, Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Lilly's Big Day, A Weekend with Wendell, Wemberly Worried, Sheila Rae the Brave, Julius Baby of the World, and Chrysanthemum. Students will work on the following skills: analyze/evaluate, beginning, middle, and end, text to self, text purposes, character comparison, character change, story sequencing, story mapping, main idea and details. opinion, and narrative writing, and much morel Loads of goodies from each book to pick and choose which skills your students need to work on to meet the CCSS Also included are 9 crafts for the mouse characters. When you buy the bundle, you save over 30%. This unit can be used for distance learning and google classroom with the new TpT digital tool. You will have to customize the activities by clicking on each unit separately.

Chester's Way

  • question cards
  • character & setting colorful cards
  • character sorting cards
  • retelling worksheet 3 versions (1 with cut and paste)
  • beginning, middle, and end (3 versions)
  • asking questions (2 versions)
  • character sort cut and paste
  • main idea and detail
  • story sequence cut and paste
  • character senses
  • plot
  • narrative pre-writing and writing
  • opinion pre-writing and writing
  • Chester, Wilson, and Lilly paper topper crafts
  • Victor craft

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

  • colorful character and setting cards
  • colorful character sorting cards
  • setting worksheets 2
  • character worksheets 2
  • questioning worksheet 2
  • beginning, middle, and end
  • character sort cut and paste
  • main idea and details
  • sequencing
  • character senses
  • plot
  • narrative pre-writing and writing 2-3 versions
  • character survey
  • opinion writing and pre-writing
  • character analysis
  • plastic pack/purse craft
  • Lilly craft

Lilly's Big Day

  • questioning 2 versions
  • beginning, middle, and end
  • main idea and details
  • plot
  • sequencing
  • character senses
  • narrative retelling
  • survey
  • opinion pre-writing and writing
  • flower girl craft

A Weekend with Wendell

  • colorful character and setting cards
  • questioning
  • beginning, middle and end
  • text to self
  • character sort cut and paste
  • main idea and details
  • story sequence
  • character senses
  • character change
  • plot
  • narrative retelling
  • opinion writing
  • suitcase craft

Wemberly Worried

  • character and setting colorful cards
  • questioning
  • beginning, middle, and end
  • text to self
  • real versus fantasy cut and paste sort
  • main idea and details
  • story sequence
  • character senses
  • plot
  • narrative retell
  • Wemberly worried paper topper craft
  • worry jar craft

Sheila Rae, The Brave

  • character and setting colorful cards
  • questioning
  • beginning, middle, and end
  • text to self
  • character cut and paste sort
  • main idea and details
  • story sequence
  • character change
  • character senses
  • plot
  • narrative retell
  • survey
  • Sheila Rae craft

Chrysanthemum

  • character and setting colorful cards
  • colorful vocabulary matching cards
  • questioning
  • beginning, middle, and end
  • text to self
  • character cut and paste sort
  • main idea and details
  • story sequence
  • character change
  • character senses
  • plot
  • narrative retell
  • opinion pre writing and writing
  • survey
  • Chrysanthemum craft
  • Flower Craft

Julius Baby of the World

  • character and setting colorful cards
  • questioning
  • beginning, middle, and end
  • text to self
  • character change
  • story sequence
  • character change
  • character senses
  • plot
  • narrative retell
  • opinion pre writing and writing
  • Julius craft


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Total Pages
412 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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