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1**The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn
School is starting in the forest, but Chester Raccoon does not want to go. To help ease Chester's fears, Mrs. Raccoon shares a family secret called the Kissing Hand to give him the reassurance of her love any time he's getting lonely and feeling scared. A perfect read aloud for the beginning days of school to help ease the separation between parent and child.
2**Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully by Audrey Penn
This is a great book for teaching children about problem solving, friendship, conflict resolution and understanding others!
Your class is no doubt familiar with the "Chester the Raccoon and the Kissing Hand" book, this one is a little more "meaty"...with a theme of bullying and how to get along with each other.
3**A Pocket Full of Kisses by Audrey Penn
In this tender sequel to The Kissing Hand, Audrey Penn provides parents with another story of love and reassurance to share with their children. Chester Raccoon has a baby brother—and the baby brother is taking over his territory. When Chester sees his mother give his baby brother a Kissing Hand...the same kissing hand his mother gave him...he is overcome with sadness, but Mrs. Raccoon soothes his fears and lets him know there are lots of kisses to go around!
Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully Includes:
Headers for Chester Raccoon and Badger the Bully for Anchor Charts or Pocket Charts
All About Chester
All About Badger the Bully
Sequence Cut and Glue
Draw the Problem
Draw the Solution
Write the Problem
Compare and Contrast Chester and Badger
Sequence the Story Event Sentences
FIVE printables that get your students THINKING, REFLECTING AND WRITING about what they think the author was trying to tell children in the story.
Story Telling Props-Puppet Patterns in Color and Black and White
The Kissing Hand Companion Includes:
Sort and Sequence Small Medium and Large Pocket Chart Cards (things in the forest)
Characters and Setting Cards
Read and Sort: Chester-Our Class & Both Pocket Chart Materials
Chester Number Cards and Heart Counting Cards for Math Center Activities
Chester the Raccoon Ten Frame Play Dough Mats
Roll and Cover the hearts (2 versions)
Draw and Predict
Beginning Middle and End
Draw the problem and the solution
What did Chester do at night?
What do you do at night?
Cut and Paste the Forest Animals (with a focus on shapes)
EMERGENT READER (In the Forest)
Whole Group activity with Day and Night Flip Sticks Craftivity
A Pocket Full of Kisses Book Companion Includes:
There are some activities that will go along with the first book in this series titled The Kissing Hand
Text to Self
Compare and Contrast
Characters, Setting, Events
Beginning, Middle and End
Sequence the Story
Problem and Solution
Also includes materials for math centers
Ten Frame Play Dough and Bingo Dauber Activities
The materials in this set are very differentiated...there are some materials that are suited to K-1 and some that are probably more Pre-K....
I have put them all together into one pack...everything is represented in the preview.
Every class is different....so please view all of the preview pages to make sure this is a good fit for your class!
The materials for Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully are a little more difficult than the other two titles, because I usually read this later in the school year.