Lesson Plans for Goggles by Ezra Jack Keats

This lesson plan is designed to read the book aloud to kindergarten or first grade students.


“Peter has found a rare treasure, a pair of beat-up motorcycle goggle with the goggles. Who could have guessed that the neighborhood gang of bullies would want those goggles too! But the bullies don’t understand how hard it is to catch two very bright boys and one crafty dog.” (Source: www.ezra-jack-keats.org/characters/book-goggles.html).


Students will be able to:


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