One Fine Day
Author/Illustrator: Nonny Hogrogian
Publisher: Aladdin Books
Publication Year: 1971
Brief Summary: A fox loses his tail after an old woman catches him stealing her milk, and must do a series of things before she would sew it back for him.
Awards, Honors and Prizes:
Randolph Caldecott Medal, 1972 Winner United States
- Talk about all the animals you see in this story.
- What lesson did the fox learn in the story?
- Why did the miller give a grain to the fox without asking for anything in return?
- Story chain: write down different things Fox needs on pieces of paper and see if students can rearrange them in the right order.
- Talk about action/consequences: what is something you’ve done that led to a consequence you did not expect or like? How did you remedy it? Write or draw about it.
Special features included (if applicable) — index; timeline; author’s notes; further reading; etc.
Accessed at: Thrasher Elementary Library