Bibliographic Information: Cronin, D., & Bliss, H. (2003). Diary of a worm. New York: Joanna Cotler Books.
Brief Annotation: Life is difficult, the life of a worm can be very difficult sometimes too!
Grade Level: K-2
Readers who will like this: Children who like funny stories, children who enjoy vivid illustrations, children who like nature.
Rating/Response: 4 This is a great book for children to get a good laugh and ask questions about the life of a worm!
One question you would ask before a read aloud: Imagine you were a worm, would it be easy or hard to be a worm?
Reading Strategy: Questioning
Rationale for Strategy: Children are able to ask a lot of questions as well as the teacher on why worms are important, and their importance in the world.
Posted by: Yesenia Corral