Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa - Connections

Updated: 8/30/2018
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa - Connections
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Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa Lesson Plans

Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa by Erica Silverman

Lesson Plans by Ashley Trudeau

Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa by Erica Silverman is the first book in the series devoted to the friendship of a cowgirl and her stubborn horse. With its bright illustrations and vibrant text, this book is bound to be a hit with young readers.


Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa

Storyboard Description

Text Connections Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa by Erica Silverman

Storyboard Text

  • MAKING CONNECTIONS
  • TEXT
  • Do you like it?
  • TEXT
  • This story introduces the duo of Cocoa and Cowgirl Kate and their adventures. One adventure is when Kate has a surprise for Cocoa.
  • TEXT
  • This reminds me of another Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa book, "Horse in the House". Kate wakes up to Cocoa in the house and has to get him out before her parents come home.
  • SELF
  • "She curried him. She brushed him. Then she cleaned his hooves."
  • First I must groom you.
  • Hazel, time for breakfast!
  • Cowgirl Kate is very responsible and takes very good care of Cocoa.
  • TEXT
  • This reminds me of how I am responsible for taking care of my cat, Hazel.
  • WORLD
  • In the story, Cocoa says he is a 'cowhorse'. What he means is, he is a horse meant for herding cattle.
  • On the news, they talked about a dog that herds sheep.