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Date(s) Used: Oct. 1999
A scary, cumulative jump story with a surprising and satisfying ending. The old lady is spunky but not foolhardy. The illustrations are colorful and pleasing. A tale for telling near Halloween, this is useful for students to retell or dramatize using the flannel board or puppets.
Discussion topics: To be posted soon ...
Craft ideas: To be posted soon ...
*Note: These craft ideas are just suggestions.
You can use them, but you donít have to use them.
You can expand upon them, or add your own twist.
Remember, though, that the focus of your time should
not be on the development and execution of a craft;
the focus should be on the read-aloud and the
enjoyment of the book!