The Scarecrow’s Hat By Ken Brown
Chicken admires Scarecrow’s straw hat, and he’d eagerly swap it for a walking stick. Although Chicken doesn’t have a walking stick, she knows someone who does. Thus begins a quest by Chicken to find items to trade among her farm friends, all to obtain a walking stick for Scarecrow. But why does Chicken want Scarecrow’s hat?
Book Unit Consist of:
Tracing word, lines, and coloring
Identifying what is different
Colored cards for sequencing story
Puppet patterns in B/W and colored for retelling story
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