George Shrinks

Everyday chores become adventures when George shrinks in this entertaining picture book by William Joyce.  The illustrations have many details to talk about and any one of them would be a great starter for a descriptive paragraph.  A more creative assignment is for the student to imagine his or herself shrunken at home without parents around to help.  Younger students can write an ending to “If I shrank, I would…” and draw a picture.

About AnEducationInBooks

Wendy BooydeGraaff is the author of Salad Pie, a children's picture book published by Ripple Grove Press. Her work has been published in Emrys Journal Online, The Emerson Review, Jellyfish Review, Bending Genres, SmokeLong Quarterly and Leopardskin & Limes, and is forthcoming in NOON. Read more work at wendybooydegraaff.com or find her on Twitter @BooyTweets.
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