How I Spent My Summer Vacation

By Mark Teague

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Activities
Where’s Buster? (Game)
http://pbskids.org/buster/games/wheresbuster/index.html

The Best Thing I did on vacation was… (Printable)
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/how-i-spent-summer-vacation-prompt.shtml

Vocabulary Worksheet (Printable)
http://www.primarygradesclasspage.com/AA%20Harcourt/How%20I%20spent%20my%20summer%20vacation/PDF%20files/Vocabulary%20TestHow%20I%20Spent%20My%20Summer%20Vacation.pdf

Video
How I Spent My Summer Vacation – Children’s Books
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s4asiq2bPm8

Websites
How I Spent my Summer Vacation – TpT
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Story-Element-Activity-Inspired-by-How-I-Spent-My-Summer-Vacation-by-Mark-Teague-308479

August – How I Spent My Summer Vacation
http://www.cobbk12.org/KingSprings/book%20of%20month/august_08_how_i_spent_my_summer_vac.htm
Use this book to teach Visualizing and Sequencing

Unique Teaching Resources
http://www.uniqueteachingresources.com/How-I-Spent-My-Summer-Vacation-Lesson-Plans.html

The Picture Book Teacher’s Edition
http://thepicturebookteachersedition.blogspot.com/2012/08/how-i-spent-my-summer-vacation-by-mark.html
Suggesting Vocabulary, Reading Skills and Strategies

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Ten Rules You Absolutely Must Not Break If You Want to Survive the School Bus

By John Grandits, illustrated by Michael Allen Austin

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Texas Bluebonnet Award – 2014
Subjects/Themes – Bullying, Back to School

Books – School Bus
E THA The School Bus Driver from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler, pictures by Jared Lee
E WEL Yoko’s show-and-tell by Rosemary Wells
ER ADL Bones and the Big Yellow Mystery by David Adler
ER MIC Joe and Sparky go to school by Jamie Michalak
F KER Martin Bridge: Ready for Take Off ! by Jessica Scott Kerrin

Printables
John Grandits: Stuff – Free “School Bus”.
http://www.johngrandits.com/stuff/index.php

Ten Rules …..Anticipation Guide
https://texasbluebonnetaward2014.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/10-rules-anticipation-guide.pdf

Ten Rules ….. Illustrate it
https://texasbluebonnetaward2014.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/10-rules-illustrate-it.pdf

Video
Ten Rules You Absolutely Must Not Break….
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-jtqLMUqcU

Websites
John Grandits Books
http://www.johngrandits.com/books/tenrules.php

Louisiana Young Readers Choice – Discussion Guide for the book Ten Rules You Absolutely Must Not Break…..
http://www.state.lib.la.us/files/LYRC/Ten_Rules_You_Absolutely_Must_Not_Break_If_You_Want_To_Survive_The_School_Bus_-_Study_Guide.docx

Texas Bluebonnet – Readers’ Theater
https://texasbluebonnetaward2014.files.wordpress.com/2012/12/rt-ten-rules-final.pdf

Diana Cruchley – Lesson ideas
https://dianacruchley.com/2013/05/02/ten-rules-you-absolutely-must-not-break-if-you-want-to-survive-the-school-bus/
Listening skills and Similes

Kids Wing Activites for Ten Rules You Absolutely Must Not Break….
http://suzyred.com/2013_Ten_Rules.html
Discussion questions

Back to School -Take a Reading Road Trip
https://shaberstroh.wordpress.com/2016/08/22/back-to-school-ten-rules/

Horrible Harry Moves up to Third Grade

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by Suzy Kline

Subject – Spiders, School

Activities
Unscramble the Words – Horrible Harry Moves Up to Third Grade
http://www.abcteach.com/cmd/track_content.php?id=15486

Vocabulary for Horrible Harry Moves Up to Third Grade – Quizlet
https://quizlet.com/9847665/horrible-harry-moves-up-to-third-grade-ch-2-flash-cards/

Websites

Character Traits with Horrible Harry and the Scientific Method
http://theappliciousteacher.com/character-traits-with-horrible-harry/

Penguin Books – Chapter Books
http://www.penguin.com/static/images/yr/pdf/ChapterBkSeries_Brochure_13.pdf

Suzy Kline – About the Author, Booklist
http://suzykline.com

Suzy Kline – Classroom Activities
http://suzykline.com/classroom-activities.html

Spaghetti bookclub
http://www.spaghettibookclub.org/review.php?review_id=5203
Student review plus illustration

Teacher Will Run for Books
http://teacherwillrunforbooks.blogspot.com/2013/12/horrible-harry-moves-up-to-third-grade.html
Handout with questions for each chapter, vocabulatory

University of Wisconsin – Horrible Harry in 2B
https://www.uwlax.edu/uploadedFiles/Academics/Departments/Theatre_Arts/Teachers%20Resource%20Guide%20for%20Horrible%20Harry.pdf