Mr. Popper's Penguins

Richard and Florence Atwater • Feeling Words •  

A Quiver of Arrows title.  

This Single Issue Arrow comes from the larger set called A Quiver of Arrows. It is designed for children in the Partnership Writing stage of development (typically, first and second graders who are beginning to read and write). When purchased as a part of the ten issue Quiver product, the individual price drops to $9.90. Check out more details here.

This guide contains the following features:

  • 4 Passages (one per week) for copywork/dictation
  • Notes about punctuation, spelling, vocabulary, and literary elements
  • 3 French-style dictation lessons
  • 1 Reverse dictation lesson
  • Literary element: Feeling words
  • Writing activity: Create and label an emotions collage
  • Book Club Party ideas
  • 26 pages
  • Original Publication Date: August 2015
  • Updated: July 2018


About the book

A classic of American humor, the adventures of a house painter and his brood of high-stepping penguins have delighted children for generations. "Here is a book to read aloud in groups of all ages. There is not an extra or misplaced word in the whole story."The Horn Book. Newbery Honor Book. [via Amazon]

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