This unit packet goes well with beginning of the year concepts and skills for early childhood classrooms. Great packet for activities that go along with The Kissing Hand book.
Page 1 - Story Map - Students can draw or write about the beginning, middle, end, characters and setting.
Page 2 - Character Traits - Students can draw or write about Chester the Raccoon and his traits or describing words.
Page 3 - Sight Word Recognition - Students can color Chester the Raccoon while practicing identifying sight words.
Page 4 - Comparing & Contrasting - Students can draw and write about how Chester felt on his first day of school in comparison to how they felt on their first day of school.
Page 5 - Kissing Hand Poem - Great first day of school poem to send home with students. Students can place their handprint onto the bottom of the poem.
Pages 6-7 - Letter - Students can write and tell Chester why he should not be nervous about this first day of school. First template had directions and second template has parts of a letter.