Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes is a great book to read at the beginning of the school year. It's about Lilly, who is bringing her new purple plastic purse to school for Sharing Time. But it becomes a distraction during class, and gets confiscated by her teacher! This is a good story about listening to and obeying your teacher, and using self regulation strategies in class.
LILLY'S PURPLE PLASTIC PURSE ACTIVITIES
This literacy pack features engaging, standards based activities. The book study includes a craftivity as an extension activity to wrap up the unit!
LILLY'S PURPLE PLASTIC PURSE CRAFTIVITY
This sweet craftivity is a great follow up to reading the story, and makes a sweet bulletin board!