Have fun with Rosie the hen with this packet of activities based on the classic picture book by Pat Hutchins! Inside you will find these fun and educational activities:
** Rosie on the Map Game: Play a game in which you place your token according to coordinates on a map based on the book. Be the first to cover your places on your board before the fox catches you!
** Rosie Board Game: Take turns rolling the die and being the first player to reach the safety of the barn. You will need to go over, under, and past things, just like Rosie did.
** Where Did the Hen Go? Emergent Reader: Use the reader to follow the hen along the different places that uses positional words from the book. Pictures are in black in white for coloring. Sight Words: She, went, the
** Rosie Memory Game: Play memory using picture/word cards from the book. May also be used for word wall cards.
** Take a short true/false quiz to test your comprehension of the story.
** Use the Recalling Events sheet to write and draw pictures of some of the things Rosie did, as well as something that happened to the fox.
** Farm Worksheet: Rosie saw many things on the farm during her walk. Can you think up more things that may be on a farm and draw pictures of them?
** My Walk: Take a walk around the classroom and see how many ways you can match Rosie's walk. Use the sheet provided to complete each sentence. For example, "I went over the....," "I went past the...," etc. Students may write the word in the corresponding box or draw a picture.
Aligns with these Common Core Standards:
--- Fostering an understanding of coordinates and map reading
--- Positional Word Concepts
--- Sight Words
--- Recalling Key Details/Events
--- Predictable Text
I hope you enjoy Rosie's Walk as much as I do! Enjoy :)
Tags: Rosie's Walk / Literature Tie In / Farm / Farm Animals / Map Skills / Emergent Reader / Comprehension / Venn Diagram / Compare and Contrast / Sight Words / Positional Words
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