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Specific Novel & Picture Book Activities - "I"


I Love My Family

by Wade Hudson

read aloud kindergarten, readability grade 2

Every summer, there is a family reunion at Grandpa Lawrence's house. Aunts, uncle, cousins, and grandparents visit from great distances to sing, dance eat, and listen to stories. This sentimental story emphasizes the importance of being a member of a family and that families can extend further than the people around you.

Make a family tree accordian book.:


It Looked Like Spilt Milk

by Charles G. Shaw

read aloud K, Readability K

Who knew that a puddle of spilt milk could look like so many things!?. We watch along as the puddle of spilt milk transforms into various objects (a squirrel, a rabbit...). This creative, and easy to read, little book encourages children to explore their imagination.