Paper Plate Peacock. While you are there, check out her great toucans.
I couldn't resist showing you the back of this book. I love how the front cover shows the hen's faces sticking up through the peacock's feathers and the back cover captures their plump backsides. Very funny!
A few ways I thought you could connect this book and craft to writing....
Learn more about peacocks or birds. Study their characteristics. Create a class schema chart on peacocks or birds.
Write to inform.
Learn more about non-fiction text features. Make a non-fiction book about peacocks or birds. Students can label pictures of peacocks and create captions to go with their "close-up" drawings.
Have students write if they would rather have the job of the hen or the peacock and explain why.
Compare hens and peacocks using a venn diagram.
Create a web about peacocks. Use the web to write an acrostic poem about peacocks.
Another great peacock read....