This grade 1 nursery rhyme reading unit (level H) is about three little kittens who are naughty for losing their mittens, but then they find their mittens. Students learn about nursery rhymes as a literary genre and do a literary analysis that focuses on rhyme and onomatopoeia. The unit contains teacher support pages, a reading selection with supporting illustrations, and activities to guide students in close reading of the text. Students also gain practice applying topic and academic vocabulary. The unit concludes with a reading comprehension activity and a text-based writing activity.