Moonbear's Shadow Writing Prompts

After reading the book, children can use these two ideas for related writing activities.

  • Grades: PreK–K, 1–2

Curriculum Crossovers

  1. The children can write stories about their shadows. Possible topics are:
  • How their shadow became attached to them.
  • The time their shadow got away or they lost it.
  1. Help the children look through catalogs and find pictures of various window coverings. Look for some that are light-blocking such as dark shades, some that are light-filtering such as some vertical blinds. How much light does each material allow to pass through?

  • Part of Collection:
  • Subjects:
    Literature Appreciation, Creative Writing, Writing Prompts
  • Skills: