This is a literature unit for the book "The Three Little Tamales" by Eric Kimmel. It includes the following elements: Pre-Reading Discussion Questions, Text-to-Text Connection Questions, a Point of View Writing Assignment, a Vocabulary Words activity, Post-Reading Questions, a Character Design lesson, a Sequence of Events activity, a Spanish Vocabulary Words activity, and an Answer Key.
Extended Activities include: a Map Skills activity, Corn Husk Dolls (link), a Huff and Puff Game, Tamale and Lobo puppets, and Fiesta Flowers.
Book Summary: One day, three little tamales are cooling off on a windowsill when a tortilla rolls by. "You'll be eaten. You'd better run!" he tells them. Soon the tamales find themselves being chased by Senor Lobo, a big bad wolf! Are the houses of the three little tamales strong enough to protect them from Senor Lobo?
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