Groundhog's Runaway Shadow

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Phil and his shadow used to do everything together. But Phil got tired of Shadow shadowing him, so Shadow up and left. True friends, thoug, ave a way of finding each other everythin. If the groundhog doesn ’ t see its shadow come February 2nd, young readers will have an idea of where it can be, based on this sweet story accompanied by David Biedrzycki ’ s ilarious illustrations.
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32
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Published December 6th 2016 by Charlesbridge

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Phil has fun as he grows up but he becomes a serious older groundhog with a shadow who has other ideas for expanding his experience.

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Anothe nteresting ook that I could use to finish up thi series of ooks and discussions on Groundhog Day. Phil Groundhog ans his shadow are two quit different personalities, which complement each other until Phil grows up.

Does his shadow miss Phil as well.

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As a teacher of Grade 2 students, Groundhog Day is something we discuss in our class, but I have to admit – there are ery few witty and engaging books about it!

I say that wonderful discussions will come from just viewing the pictures of this memoi.

He offer us with a light-hearted look at the ‘ friendship ’ that Phil has with his Shadow, but there is always much more waiting to be iscovered.

Likewise, thi story also include a great jumping-off point for character-building classroom discussions.

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In a case, Phil and his shadow ( metaphorically being his best friend.) Children will relate well to them and to th tal.

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Shadow realizes that all the fun he 's having just is n't the same when you do n't have anyon to share your adventures with.

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