Bibliographic Information: Polacco, P., Polacco, P., Stevenson, N., Philomel Books., & South China Printing Co. (1992). Chicken Sunday. New York: Philomel Books..
Brief Annotation: Stewart, Winston and a young girl would like to buy their grandmother a hat that she has been in love with for a very long time as a thank you gift. What can the children do in order to buy her that hat?
Grade Level: 1-3
Readers who will like this: Children who like stories with meaning, children who like to make personal connections.
Rating/Response: 4 This book is a great book to help students understand the meaning of gratitude and family.
One question you would ask before a read aloud:Think of someone who has always been good to you and whom you appreciate for that very reason?
Reading Strategy: Making Connections
Rationale for Strategy: This book would make a great read-aloud when celebrating appreciation for someone. It gets kids thinking about who they appreciate and why.
Posted by: Yesenia Corral