Saturday, June 25, 2011

Scaredy my new favorite squirrel!

At the Debbie Diller conference a week ago she read this wonderful book to us. I fell in love with it and then at the table bought it on amazon! (I have a shopping problem) The book is called "Scaredy Squirrel" by Melanie Watt.

This book is ADORABLE and really hilarious, for kids and teachers! SO, while I was sitting there I realized this would be a great book to use at the beginning of the year. It talks about jumping into the unknown and not always being scared. (Debbie read it so we would not be scared about math stations!) I decided to make a mini unit with different written and coloring activities to do after reading the book. I just finished and posted it to TPT! Go and check it out, I even figured out how to make a template to make a Scaredy. They will look so cute in your room at the beginning of the year! (and we all know it will be here before we know it!)

-Ms. Thomas :)

5 notes to the teacher:

Miss Kindergarten

How cute! Check out this adorable Scardey Squirrel game that Kathy made:

Miss Kindergarten


I love Scaredy Squirrel! There are a couple more books to that series.

The Schroeder Page

I need to check out Scaredy. Thanks for sharing!

Ms. Thomas

That game is too cute! I need to get the other books and the puppet looks like a must have! Thanks for sharing!

Ms. Thomas

Melissa Williams

I just found your blog and I lurve the monkey theme!! I'm now following you. Please check out my link party on welcoming students with notes/letters. Thanks for sharing too!
First Grade Frame of Mind

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