Get your class stoked about reading in this righteous book study unit for "Surfer Chick" by Kristy Dempsey. Word work won't seem like work at all for your students when you add water and surfboards for some hands-on fun in the "Word Pool" activity!
Also included in this unit: "Fiction Prediction" (pre-reading questions), "Surf's Up" (post-reading discussion), "Surfer Slang" (introducing new vocabulary), "Gnarly Word Search" (surfer vocabulary word search), "Nouns on Board" (reading practice), "Righteous Letters" (letter writing), and surfer-themed bookmarks. Student worksheets and bookmarks are in color and black and white.
"Surfer Chick" is a totally awesome story about a little chick, her dad, and the value of perseverance. This is a great read-aloud and perfect addition to any beach-themed unit.