Pockets harbor possibilities, wonder, personal pride, and secrets. Purses, sacs, bags, pouches, and backpacks are all oversized pockets: protected places to house money, cards, babies, stolen goods, and much more! This month’s books probe into the contents of all kinds of pockets.
When applicable, draw a map of the community, state, or country you are reading about in a work of fiction. Then draw lines from locations to "bubbles" that contain the names of characters or events that are important in that location.