The colors in this book are absolutely gorgeous! Your kindergarten and first grade students will absolutely love it. After you do the activity below, you can put the word search and the matching game at a center.
Activity Name: Feeling Blue?
Activity Description: In Chicken Wants a Nap, the illustrator uses a palette of warm and cool colors to
evoke emotion. What colors does she use when Chicken is having a bad day? What colors does she use when Chicken is having a good day?
What is your favorite color and how does it make you feel? Pick an emotion (happy, sad, tired, silly, mad) and one color that matches it and draw a picture.
Day 25 of Summer Goal
MY SUMMER OFFICIALLY STARTS JUNE 19TH AND ENDS AUGUST 24TH. THAT'S 9.5 WEEKS OF SUMMER OR 66 DAYS. MY ORIGINAL GOAL WAS TO READ A MIDDLE GRADE NOVEL OR 15-20 PICTURE BOOKS A DAY FOR 50 OF THOSE DAYS, BUT MY NEW GOAL IS TO SHOOT FOR 30 DAYS. I DIDN'T REALIZE I'D END UP DOING TEXT SETS! I'LL BLOG ABOUT THE BOOKS AND MY EXPERIENCE HERE. READ ON!