This is it. Our last month of the school year. Summer is right around the corner and Derek Munson’s Enemy Pie is a perfect book to reinforce friendships.
Synopsis: What should have been a perfect summer for one young boy is ruined when Jeremy Ross moves in and becomes number one on the narrator’s enemy list. Fortunately, his father has a secret recipe for a pie that is guaranteed to help get rid of enemies.
- Have students write a response to “What if I had to spend an entire day with someone with whom I had a conflict?”
- Keith Schoch posted interdisciplinary activities for Enemy Pie here.
- Have students write one word to describe each student in the class. Assign each child a person to create a wordle. Print a laminate as an end of year keepsake.
- Write a “How To” for one of their favorite recipes. Collect and make a class recipe book.