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PreK Early Childhood Fictional Printable Activities

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  • A 1 page realistic fiction story about a girl who loves butterflies is followed by 4 multiple choice questions and 5 questions requiring brief written responses.
  • A short story follow the things Brian and Tina learn about heart health on their visit to the doctor. Includes short response questions and a multiple choice question sets, along with a writing prompt to help children plan healthy practices for their family.
  • "I like to skate on the ice." Short reading comprehension (fiction).
  • Use this 'Fiction: Watch out for Coral Snakes (primary/elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Fiction: Watch out for Coral Snakes (primary/elem)'. Alexis's family is going to Hawaii and she is terrified of coral snakes. Multiple choice and short response questions; highlighted dolch words level 1; crossword created with abcteach tools.
  • "The Caterpillar's Adventure" is a 1 page realistic fiction selection about two girls who are entranced as they watch as a caterpillar crosses the road. It is followed by 5 multiple choice questions and 4 questions that require short written responses.
  • 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

  • Students read a happy/sad story, then show how they would feel in various situation. A good introduction for a "feelings" lesson.
  • Melvin's Easter basket is full of goodies. A simple reading comprehension, with a picture for coloring.
  • "He wants to fish every day." Short reading comprehension.
  • 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.
  • Mrs. Kitty Cat has a perfect Easter outfit--except for the hat. Will she find the hat of her dreams?
  • "I want to be a baseball player when I grow up." Short, fictional reading comprehension.
  • "Frank ran down to the beach." Realistic fiction followed by multiple choice comprehension questions.
  • Realistic fiction story is followed by 5 multiple choice questions and 3 questions requiring brief written responses. Add to the lesson by asking students to write "What happens next?"
  • Use this 'Book: Animals of The Mitten Activities (color) (primary/kindergarten)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Animals of The Mitten Activities (color) (primary/kindergarten)'. 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 1 page realistic fiction piece,"A Hungry Shark" is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 5 questions requiring short written responses.
  • Scarlet and her twin brother, Clay, look forward to a Father's Day baseball game with their busy father.
  • "I wish for sunny skies." This fictional reading comprehension about wishes comes with open ended questions for students to discuss their own wishes.
  • "It's May Day, and we have fun at our school every year." A reading comprehension and coloring page to celebrate the springtime fun of May Day.
  • An enthusiastic child gets a tree from grandpa. A great lesson for Arbor Day or any time of year.
  • An early reader book shaped like a mitten and based on the folktale illustrated by Jan Brett, titled, The Mitten. A one book page per sheet of paper format that engages student in cutting and coloring.
  • An early reader book shaped like a mitten and based on the folktale illustrated by Jan Brett, titled The Mitten. A two book pages per sheet of paper format that engages student in cutting and coloring.
  • "Tom is seven years old."
  • A retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's tale of a Chinese emperor and a nightingale, with review questions after each paragraph.
  • "My dad, little sister and I saw a big balloon at the picnic." A very short reading comprehension.
  • This reading comprehension is a fictional story about a crocodile's first day of school.
  • Use this 'Fiction: Cat and Dog (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Fiction: Cat and Dog (primary)'. A one page story about Cat, her dog and her skateboard with multiple choice and short answer questions, dolch word list and crossword puzzle.
  • 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.
  • Use this 'Fiction: Christmas with Baby Bear (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Fiction: Christmas with Baby Bear (primary)'. Updated: This cute, short holiday story includes vocabulary activities, multiple choice, short answer, writing and drawing activities. Pages can be used individually or even together to make a book.
  • 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.
  • An early reader, with missing words and a word search.
  • "Color one flower yellow..."
  • "We have a new house. It is in a different neighborhood in our city." A realistic reading comprehension for beginning readers.
  • A nice Mother's Day reading comprehension for primary students (and a nice lead-in for school Mother's Day projects).
  • "My name is Danny. I am a little duck."
  • 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.
  • Brief and easy reading comprehension lesson about a playful dog. It is followed by 3 multiple choice questions and 4 questions requiring brief written responses.
  • Use this 'Fiction: Christmas- I Am a Reindeer (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Fiction: Christmas- I Am a Reindeer (primary)'. "I am a reindeer." Fictional story about a flying reindeer who helps Santa, followed by easy multiple choice questions.
  • Use this 'Book: Animals of The Mitten Activities (b/w) (primary/kindergarten)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Book: Animals of The Mitten Activities (b/w) (primary/kindergarten)'. 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
  • 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.