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EllRay Jakes is NOT a Chicken

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EllRay Jakes Is NOT a Chicken by Sally Warner is an entertaining book about a boy who deals with bullies in his own way. This 30-page Kids' Wings unit is perfect for paired, group, or whole class study.

The Activity Guide Contains:

  • Pre-Reading Discussion Cards;
  • Readers’ Theater Introduction;
  • Making Connections Quick Writes, Prereading Predictions and Chapter Questions;
  • Bullies: A Readers Theater Script;
  • Expanding Dialogue: Conversation Plus--2 pages;
  • Conversation Plus Song;
  • EllRay Jakes, A Character Study;
  • How It Began, Crossword Puzzle, Chapters 1 and 2;
  • Visualizing the Story, Chapter 3;
  • Sequencing the Events, Chapters 1-3;
  • Multiple Choice Comprehension Pages;
  • A Letter to Ms. Sanchez, Editing Practice;
  • Chapter 4 Prereading Prediction and Chapter Questions;
  • Summarizing Events;
  • Becoming EllRay's Advisor and Friend;
  • Visualizing Chapter 10-12;
  • Recalling, Analyzing, and Writing About the Events;
  • Logical Math Reasoning;
  • Creative Drama: What If?
  • There's More to the Story, Spinner Discussion;
  • Comparing Stories About Bullying;
  • Answer Keys; 
  • Plus, an interactive Jeopardy-type game!


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