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  • Construct a mitten from outline and cut out the animals provided to use in individual activities, learning center activities or group activities, based on the folktale illustrated by Jan Brett. Includes an activity suggestion sheet for teachers
  • Construct a mitten or pair of mittens from outline. Cut out the color illustrated animals provided to use in individual, learning center or group activities. Based on the folktale illustrated by Jan Brett. Includes an activity suggestion sheet for teachers.
  • A ten page set of activities for the James Marshall book, "Fox on the Job," that includes true/false and completion questions, word unscramble, writing and drawing prompt, plus a crossword puzzle and word search.
  • A 9 page unit of activities for the James Marshall book "Fox Outfoxed." Includes completion and true false questions, word unscramble, word search and crossword puzzles, writing and drawing prompt and short answer questions.
  • Eight pages of activities based on the Ukranian folktale, The Mitten. Includes completion questions, true/false, writing and drawing prompts, and short answer questions, story mapping, a crossword and a word search puzzle.
  • Students cut out animals and place them on a numbered place on a path leading to the mitten. Based on the Jan Brett illustrated book.
  • This booklet has repetitive text for easier reading. This "I see...." is about observing a caterpillar.  It ends with a butterfly laying eggs. Though the life cycle starts with the eggs, the reader spots the caterpillar first and follows it changes from there

  • Link is a cat with a nose for adventure and a taste for trouble. In this story, Link escapes Bruno the grouchy dog.
  • A study unit for the Grimm's fairy tale, Rapunzel; with completion questions, vocabulary word search, missing letter, word unscramble.
  • How to assemble our primary rhyming books. Color the pictures, assemble the book, and read the story.
  • An early reader, with missing words and a word search.
  • "I like sunny days." Read the story and copy the words into the sentences below. Includes a word search and drawing prompt.
  • An early reader unit, featuring a word search and writing practice, with a spoo-ooky theme.
  • "This is Bill. He is on the hill." Simplicity reigns in these 5 short selections, with comprehension questions on each page.
  • This modern fable of a turtle who remembered his mother's advice is sure to inspire reflection -and even guide students with their own fables.Common Core: RL.3.2

  • This unit uses three of Aesop's shorter fables as a foundation for talking about unity. With imaginative writing and drawing prompts, as well as comprehension questions, this is a fun introduction to Aesop AND a solid lesson on character education and critical thinking skills. Available at four levels.
  • The tale of a boy who trades a panda for a pepper (??) is available at four different levels. The primary level includes reading comprehension questions, a word unscramble, and more activities appropriate for early readers.
  • A retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's tale of a Chinese emperor and a nightingale, with review questions after each paragraph.
  • Put the sentences in this retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's story in order. Then develop imagination and prediction skills by writing a different possible ending.
  • "Dad and I bought Mom an ice cream cake!" A short realistic fiction reading comprehension.
  • A nice Mother's Day reading comprehension for primary students (and a nice lead-in for school Mother's Day projects).
  • Mom takes the kids to the zoo for a great day. A nice story with skill-building "sequencing" questions.
  • Scarlet and her twin brother, Clay, look forward to a Father's Day baseball game with their busy father.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction piece,"A Hungry Shark" is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 5 questions requiring short written responses.
  • "We have a new house. It is in a different neighborhood in our city." A realistic reading comprehension for beginning readers.
  • "Aunt Jane said Kimmie could only go if she had sunscreen and a hat." A realistic fiction story about choosing a perfect beach hat.
  • A short reading comprehension about a rainy fall day, followed by a "color and write" on the same theme.
  • An enthusiastic child gets a tree from grandpa. A great lesson for Arbor Day or any time of year.
  • "That's not a wasp! It's a friendly little bee!" A 1 page realistic fiction story about a boy who can't tell the difference between wasps and bees. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 4 questions that require brief written responses.
  • This reading comprehension is a fictional story about a crocodile's first day of school.
  • "Albert woke up with a big smile on his face." An easy realistic fiction story followed by multiple choice comprehension questions.
  • "Albert's mother was wearing her best pink dress." This reading comprehension is a fictional story about a young crocodile who doesn't want his parents to go out.
  • This 1 page realistic fiction selection is about how "Amy went to the pond with her little brother Mike" and collected some frog eggs to take home and watch the transformation of pollywogs to frogs. It is followed by 5 multiple choice questions and 4 questions that require brief written responses.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction piece, "An Evening Walk" is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 5 questions requiring short written responses.
  • "I want to be a baseball player when I grow up." Short, fictional reading comprehension.
  • A 1 page realistic fiction selection about a girl observing bats with her father. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 4 questions requiring short written responses.
  • "The biggest swan hissed. It flapped its big wings." A 1 page realistic fiction selection is about a rowboat and a protective swan. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 4 questions that require brief written responses.
  • Billy Bunny's mother teaches him to write his name, and Billy discovers that learning is fun!
  • Students read a typical birthday invitation and then answer questions to test their comprehension. A good life skills lesson.
  • "My dog, Bo, likes to play in the snow." A very short reading comprehension.