Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon Lesson Plan Aid Author:
Paula Danziger Subject:
Best friend must move away, life changes Setting:
USA, contemporary Description: Amber
and Justin have been best friends since they started school together.
When Justin and his family must move away because of his father s new
job, Justin deals with his fears by hiding his feelings. Amber is hurt
and the two friends stop speaking, but they are reconciled before
Justin moves away.
Introduction to Book Punch Book Punch guides students through the steps of thinking and writing about well-known core literature. Students write paragraphs responding to interactive writing prompts. The program tutors students to develop ideas and organize their thinking about what they have read. SAMPLE BOOK PUNCH WRITING PROMPTS
|Lexile Measure: 720L |
Grade Level: 3
Gender of Character: Female
In the story, Amber Brown is really tired of being teased about her name. It is a "pet peeve," which means it is something that really annoys Amber. What is a pet peeve that you have? Write a paragraph describing your pet peeve.
An ordinary appearance can mask hidden strengths and weaknesses. Amber Brown is certainly a memorable character. The author has done a good job describing Amber's appearance and personality. Write a paragraph describing Amber.