The Mitten Board Book Edition
Publish date: October 5th 2009
Publisher: Putnam Juvenile
Pages no: 32
Edition language: English
, Picture Books
The book The Mitten by Jan Brett is a fantastic story with twist to it. It starts out as the young child named Nicki who begs his grandmother to knit him a pair of white mittens to keep his hands warm. The grandmother refuses at first because she thinks he will lose them in the snow, as they are the...
If I was to use this in a classroom setting it would be during a time period where we are studying different cultures. This happens to be a Ukrainian folktale and this could one of many we will use. The grade level I would do this for is K-4.
Niki's grandmother makes him a white mitten which he looses outside in the snow. Many animals find his mitten and get inside of it to live in it. All the animals were inside the mitten and soon are all unable to fit. Niki finds his mitten when all the animals popped out of it. I would use this book ...
The Mitten by Jan Brett is about a little boy who has two white mittens, but he loses one of them in the snow. His grandmother told him that when he comes home he better have both of his mittens with him. After he loses his mitten, animals one by one gather into his mitten. Use in classroom: I wou...
This book is optimal in a kindergarten/ first grade class. Let's use this book to make predictions based on inferences in the text. What animal is coming next? Also, let's use this book to discuss animals in the winter. We can even incorporate a fun activity by using a mitten template and drawing ou...