First Day Jitters: A Close Reading Activity In this lesson, the teacher and students will read and reread the engaging book First Day Jitters by Julie Danneberg (210L). They will identify and describe the story elements in the illustrations and text and analyze the author's use of specific words to suggest the main character's feelings.[PDF] Practice Book O - MHSchool As you read First Day Jitters, fill in the Story Map. Characters Setting Beginning Middle How does the information you wrote in this Story Map help you analyze story structure in First Day Jitters? End First Day Jitters • Book 3.1/Unit 1 3 At Home: Have your child use the chart to retell the story.