The Thundercloud Cookies
The thundering, lightning, and dark ominous clouds of a storm can be a really scary thing. Joe's mom helps him understand how clouds and thunder are created while they make some cookies. The cookies are in the shape of clouds and lightning bolts. Joe realizes storms aren't that scary after all. This fiction title is paired to the nonfiction title "It's Cloudy" for connecting across texts and comprehension through connection strategies.