Kevin Henkes books are great for teaching the strategy, "making connections", also great for an author study!

Kevin Henkes books are great for teaching the strategy, "making connections", also great for an author study!

The Ultimate Kevin Henkes Author Study! Packed to the brim with crafts, low prep printables, vocabulary, about the author activities, and more! Dive into Kevin Henkes' best selling children's books with these activities!

The Ultimate Kevin Henkes Author Study! Packed to the brim with crafts, low prep printables, vocabulary, about the author activities, and more! Dive into Kevin Henkes' best selling children's books with these activities!

After a reading Kevin Henkes books, such as Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, Sheila Rae the Brave, Chrysanthemum, Chester's Way, etc.  The students realized the characters were mentioned in various stories.  Use this activity after studying character traits.

After a reading Kevin Henkes books, such as Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, Sheila Rae the Brave, Chrysanthemum, Chester's Way, etc. The students realized the characters were mentioned in various stories. Use this activity after studying character traits.

KEVIN HENKES' website. Many activities for his picture books can be found on the teacher resource page.    Also, from HarperCollins here: http://files.harpercollins.com/PDF/TeachingGuides/0688170277.pdf and also here: http://files.harpercollins.com/PDF/ActivitiesGuides/0688170277.pdf

KEVIN HENKES' website. Many activities for his picture books can be found on the teacher resource page. Also, from HarperCollins here: http://files.harpercollins.com/PDF/TeachingGuides/0688170277.pdf and also here: http://files.harpercollins.com/PDF/ActivitiesGuides/0688170277.pdf

Good ideas for key details. First Grade with a Cherry on Top: Common Core Comprehension Ideas!

Good ideas for key details. First Grade with a Cherry on Top: Common Core Comprehension Ideas!

The Kinder Garden: Teaching Story Elements with Kevin Henkes Books

The Kinder Garden: Teaching Story Elements with Kevin Henkes Books

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