Not just the perfect birthday present, this collection of short stories by celebrated children's authors provides the perfect creative writing models that stimulates imagination! Johanna Hurwitz invited 10 award-winning authors to join her in writing in response to the same writing prompt phrase:
A Birthday Surprise
The stories and poems that grew were each unique and each one carried a special message! The results were a collection of stories (ranging from sad to heartwarming to amusing) that children will treasure! It is the perfect motivator for inspiring students to write!
A 22-page unit, perfect for lesson planning and handouts for projection on your SmartBoard for Birthday Surprises is now available!
The Kids' Wings Study Guide for Birthday
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