Look at the front cover for the book Snowmen at Night. What do you think this story will be about? The cover might give some clues that you can use to make a prediction. Talk about who might be the main character(s) in this story. Where might the story take place (the setting)? Using these clues, make a prediction about what is going to happen in the story.
Next, curl up and listen to Mrs. Siemens read Snowmen at Night.
After, were your predictions correct? It is perfectly okay to have predictions that were not right. A good author can surprise his/ her readers! That is one of the things that makes reading fun!