Lesson Plans and Teaching Resources for Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

Use Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig to strengthen your students' comprehension skills, build their vocabulary, and help them understand how words work.

Sylvester is a young burro who enjoys collecting unusual pebbles. One rainy day, he finds a magic pebble that can make wishes come true. Sylvester wishes many wishes, but one wish has unexpected consequences for Sylvester. This story is an excellent anchor text for teaching several comprehension strategies, including retelling and summarizing, making predictions, and determining importance.

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Title: Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
Author: William Steig
Genre: Fable
Themes: Family, Award Winners
ISBN: 9780808523826
Publisher's Summary:
On a rainy day, Sylvester finds a magic pebble that can make wishes come true. But when a lion frightens him on his way home, Sylvester makes a wish that brings unexpected results. How Sylvester is eventually reunited with his loving family and restored to his true self makes a story that is beautifully tender and filled with true magic.
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