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Date(s) Used: Feb. 2003
(from the publisher) Otis is a little lonely pig who dislikes mud. Though lonely, he stays true to himself and avoids the normal swampy surroundings in which other pigs play. Eventually, Otis meets someone who dislikes mud as much as he. Could this be the start of a beautiful friendship?
Discussion topics: To be posted soon ...
|Craft ideas: |
Make Anti-Mud buttons to wear.
Make a neck kerchief like Otis's, and fill in the squares drawings of what you like to do with your friends.
*Note: These craft ideas are just suggestions.
You can use them, but you don’t 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!