Teacher's Guide for SPIDER ®September 2005
Teacher's Guide prepared by: Mary E. Shea. Dr. Shea teaches graduate literacy courses and directs the Graduate Literacy Program at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY.
What Am I?
Kavita's mystery pet is missing! As you read with your partner, take turns writing down the clues Kavita gives. Try to figure out what her pet is before it's found.
Partners' Names ________________________________________________ Date ______
"The Danderfield Twins" by Polly Horvath
Characters: Kavita, Deidre, Maisie, Kavita's brother, Cuddly, and Slinky
Setting: Kavita's house
Problem: Kavita's pet is missing.
Clues About Kavita's Pet
Kavita's pet is a ___________________ .
Kavita's brother's pet is a ___________________ .