This is a week long unit to use with Jan Brett's books.
Each story has an activity to complete in the lap book.
The Mitten (retell--BME), The Hat (sequencing) , Christmas Trolls (Retell), Wild Christmas Reindeer (Character Changes) and The Night
In this webquest students will learn about Jan Brett, complete an assignment, discover Jan Brett's books and learn how to be an illustrator by watching Jan teach how to draw her animals (links provided for everything).
Students will fill in the ornaments after reading a book of their choice.
Students will use a large sheet of green construction paper to cut out a Christmas Tree.
They will decorate and cut out the ornaments to glue on their Christmas Tree.
Students will read a book of their choice at home or school.
They will then decorate their ornament to represent a scene or main character from the book they read. Teachers can create a large tree made from green butcher paper to display in the