19 Jul 2012

KITTEN'S FIRST FULL MOON by Kevin Henkes

Kevin Henkes created this beautiful story about a kitten in a series of black and white illustrations. Everything about the book is poetic. The story is based on the magical comparison between the full moon and a dish of milk the kitten wishes. The drawings are the perfect visualisation of the story.There are many issues to work with the readers and listeners of this story.


I would like you to read it and enjoy it. Have a look at it. Browse inside the book at Harper Collins'
http://browseinside.harpercollinschildrens.com/index.aspx?isbn13=9780060588281

There are many lesson plans ready on the internet for you to use with your class and children. But first listen to the author: