Sample Vocab Cards for use with "More Than Good Neighbors: Learning to Love Across Race, Age and Cultural Boundaries" a Denise Notebook. Vocabulary exercises are developed to compliment "Mrs. Katz and Tush" a work of children's literature by Patricia Polacco. Just download and print the cards from the PDF document, cut and attach to index cards to give your learners an easy and fun way to drill on adjectives and nouns that relate to the story book.
The full workbook for "More Than Good Neighbors: Learning to Love Across Race, Age and Cultural Boundaries" will be available for purchase on July 1, 2014, complete with additional vocabulary, reading and writing exercises for young learners.
The DENISE NOTEBOOKS are designed to use with pre-readers, emerging readers, and/or independent readers throughout all elementary grades. They may be used either as primary or supplemental instructional tools. The DENISE NOTEBOOKS are designed for both traditional classrooms or in informal learning environments. The basic idea behind the DENISE NOTEBOOKS is to provide teachers with concise, non-threatening, and practical ways to use children's literature to teacher a variety of educational concepts. The DENISE NOTEBOOKS help educators harness the power of children's literature to inspire and motivate children to read, write, speak and think.
The DENISE NOTEBOOKS are a product of Marta Collier Educational Systems and Services.