Unhei was really upset that the name jar was missing. Theme — It is always better to be yourself. It can be cultural or related to something that is important to the family.
What do they do to help her feel welcome? Predict — What do you think the story is going to be about? Unhei wanted to pick an American name. Then number 2 will go next and will have 1 minute to share. If the family doesnt have a brown paper bag, thats fine, the teachers will provide one but the item should be small enough to fit in a brown paper lunch bag.
The new kid from Korea needs a new name — or does she? Do your parents?
Yangsook Choi has her own website where you can see more of her beautiful drawings and find out about her other books. Unhei saw Joey at Mr. Do you agree?