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My Lucky Day
by Keiko Kaza

Is LUCK just an accidental happening or is there a way to create your own luck?

In My Lucky Day, Little Pig bets his life on Brains over Brawn. This story will forever define the difference between LUCK and DILIGENCE. Kids will delight in this trickster tale that they can relate to a child outsmarting an adult.

"When a delicious-looking piglet knocks on Mr. Fox's door 'accidentally,' the fox can hardly believe his good luck. It's not every day that dinner just shows up on your doorstep. It must be his lucky day! Or is it? Before Mr. Fox can say grace, the piglet has manipulated him into giving him a fabulously tasty meal, the full spa treatment (with bath and massage), and . . . freedom. In a funny trickster tale of her own, Kasza keeps readers guessing until the surprise ending when they'll realize it was piglet's lucky day all along." Puffin Books

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Activities in the Kids Wings Unit
for My Lucky Day include:

• 3-page readers theater for the traditional "Three Pigs"--for 5 voices
• Getting the Idea, Multiple Choice
• Nouns, Verbs, and Adjectives Crossword Puzzle
• Have a Play!
• Comparing Books About Foxes and Wolves
• Luck or Diligence?
• "Making My Luck," An Original Song to the tune of "Froggie Went A-Courting": "Lucky people start with goals. Uh-huh. Uh-huh. Lucky people start with goals. Uh-huh. Uh-huh. Lucky people start with goals. They know what they want their future to hold. Uh-huh. Uh-huh. Uh-huh." Plus 3 more verses!
• Getting the Idea -- Multiple Choice
• Science Experiment: Testing the Houses, Build and Test
• A Letter to Mr. Fox--Edit and Rewrite
• Piglet's Next Adventure--Prewrite and Write
• Answers

Internet Extensions:

The Original Folktale: The Three Little Pigs
Lesson Plan for Story Comparison
What's the Time, Grandma Wolf?



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