Peter H. Reynolds BUNDLE: Text-Dependent Questions and More!

Peter H. Reynolds BUNDLE: Text-Dependent Questions and More!
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24 pages
5 Products in this Bundle
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  1. In Peter H. Reynolds’ story, Ish, we learn that an artist can recover from criticism and try again. This sweet book is a great one to share with young children as it encourages them to be creative and resilient, letting their artistic expression flow freely without worrying about being perfect. No
  2. Have a reluctant starter in your classroom or a “perfectionist” afraid of making a mistake? This darling Peter H. Reynolds’ book, “The Dot,” will help you teach children to overcome their fears of “messing up” or “not being able to draw” and encourage them to just start and see where their creativi
  3. In Peter and Paul Reynolds’ story, “Going Places,” we discover what imagination can do and the power and magic of collaboration. Rafael, who is highly motivated to win the go-cart building competition, teams up with the imaginative Maya, and the two together go “above and beyond” to win the contest
  4. In Sky Color, by Peter H. Reynolds, is a beautifully illustrated story teaching us that an artist thinks about the world in new and creative ways. It’s also a wonderful book for teaching perseverance or “grit,” as Marisol solves the problem of how to paint the sky in the mural without having any blu
  5. Plant a Kiss, by Amy Krouse Rosenthal, teaches children that love never runs out when you share it; in fact, it grows! This is a sweet book to share for Valentine’s Day or any time you want to encourage children to commit random—or intentional—acts of kindness. Our Text-Dependent Questions help you
Bundle Description
Peter H. Reynolds’ stories and artwork are sweet and simple, and his central messages teach us about being better people. In “Ish” we learn that an artist can be hurt by harsh words, but revive and try again; in “Sky Color” we learn to look at the world around us with an artist’s eye and to persevere in problem solving; in “The Dot” we learn to overcome our fear of art-- just start, and see where our creativity takes us; in “Going Places” we discover the magic of teamwork; and finally, in “Plant a Kiss” (written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds), we learn that the seeds of love that we share with others grow and make everyone happy.

These beautiful books are great to share with children to inspire creativity, and now you can help them learn to read closely with the help of Max Learner Book Detective! This bundle includes Common Core Aligned Text-Dependent Questions, Close Reading Worksheets, writing activities and more for FIVE of your favorite Peter H. Reynolds books! All of our text-dependent questions cite the relevant Common Core State Standards for Reading Literature. All of the questions on the included Close Reading Worksheets cite the page numbers in the texts where readers can go to find the answers. And our answer sheets, provided for teacher reference, may be used as modified work for students requiring maximum support, or for handwriting practice. Get “the max” out of your read aloud time with Max Learner Book Detective! Check out our previews!

All of our Max Learner Book Detective products help teach the Common Core State Standards by capturing the attention and imagination of primary students with read-aloud stories teachers love! Kids are excited about “solving the mysteries hidden inside of books”! Our Common Core-aligned text-dependent questions help teachers guide students to the heart of each story where the central message lives. Then, you can extend your lessons with our close reading worksheets! Use them for independent or partner work. They're also great resources to use when planning for a guest teacher.
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