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An Educator’s Guide to The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home

by the Brightly Editors


Teach your students to generate persuasive arguments and texts with this downloadable guide aligned to Common Core Standards for grades K–5. Download and print the easy-to-follow lesson plans, including a handy list of materials needed for each lesson, for a fun introduction to Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers’s fan-favorite, laugh-out-loud, and bestselling picture books about a crew of letter-writing crayons: The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home.


Educator's Guide


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