Chicken Sunday

Chicken Sunday

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?

Genre: Fiction

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


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