Six Crows – Leo Lionni

Six Crows is a story about solving conflicts by learning about each others needs.  A farmer sows a field of wheat and the crows are eating it up.  He decides to scare them away.  The crows retaliate.  Their conflict escalates until the neighbouring owl is able to convince them to meet and talk their differences over.
Murder of CrowsRating ✓ #1 (Highly Recommended) #2 #3 #4 (Not acceptable)

Interest Level: 1-3+ Reading Level: 1-2

Curriculum Area: Language Arts, Social Studies

Themes/Topics: conflict resolution, making friends, farming

This book would be suitable for ✓ Lit Circles ✓ Kit Materials

✓ Read-Aloud (Gr.) 1-3+

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