Verdi by Janell Cannon will delight youngsters with the story of a young snake that does not want to grow up to be rude like older snakes, and he doesn't want his fancy bright yellow skin to turn green.
Activities in the 5-page Literature Guide include:
Droopy, Loopy Snakes, A Crossword Puzzle Featuring Adjectives
A Parallel Story, using the Verdi story to create your own, unique story
INSTEAD of SAID, a Crossword Puzzle
Snakes Alive, A Logic Puzzle
The Heart of the Hero, A Discussion Guide
A Place to Belong, A Puzzle