Here is a freebie from my Back to School with Your Favorite 1st and 2nd Grade Picture Books pack! This is an independent practice that can be used to assess what students have learned after reading the book Chrysanthemum. I have also included the cover and table of contents to my back to school pa
These are basic retell cards. The first set is based on the book Chrysanthemum. Three cards are incorrect and one is the correct answer. This set of 4 cards is for discussion.The second set is based on the book Just a Dream. Three cards are incorrect and one is the correct answer. This set of 4 card
Interactive Read Alouds are an integral part of any classroom. This book companion for Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes makes them easy and fun! It includes print and go lesson plans, easy to follow directions and activities for kindergarten, first and second grades. Perfect for back to school time!
This Read It Up creation is an all-inclusive resource designed to accompany the book Chrysanthemum. The activities in this reading resource allow students to build literacy and reading comprehension skills. Each activity can be done in a whole group or small group and includes writing and drawing pa
Printables and activities that meet the Common Core Standards, as well as graphic organizers to accompany the text “Chrysanthemum” by Kevin Henkes!These printable pages are provided in both English and Spanish. They are beautifully illustrated and meet all Literature Common Core Standards. The sta
If you need Chrysanthemum activities then look no further. This Chrystanthemum book companion has all the resources and activities you need for a week long close read or unit study with the book. This will be included in my August Bundle."Step into Stories" is a focused read aloud that includes pop
Are you looking for a new way to have your students respond in writing after your author study of Kevin Henkes? These flap journals are a perfect way to engage your students in responding to a Kevin Henkes text.
The books covered in this unit are ...
- Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse
- Chester's Way
This PRINT AND GO guided reading unit for Chrysanthemum includes before, during, after activities to DEEPEN UNDERSTANDING and build writing skills. You can use the activities with small groups, as mentor text lessons, or in your stations.WHAT'S INCLUDED:Schema builder about going to school Tier 2 vo
What is this resource?
This is a focused read-aloud companion pack for the book Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes. The purpose of this resource is to provide teachers and students with a structured focus on vocabulary, text-based higher level questions, comprehension, and ELA-based skills through authen
This Lesson Plan includes Teir 1 and Teir 2 vocabulary, 4 days of text based questions and answers, and a writing activity to go with each day; modeled shared and independent.
These are the mailn Common Core Standards Covered:
Students will be able to answer questions about key details in a text.
Chrysanthemum ~ Beginning, Middle, and End Sort
Do you like to read Chrysanthemum at the Beginning of the year? Here is a sort you can do in class to recall the story details. You can practice putting the story parts in order and then decide if it came at the beginning, middle, or end of the sto
This is a literacy companion pack to go with the book Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes. The pack can be used as a whole class activity, during small group guided reading time, as individual student work, or as part of a book club. Simply copy a pack for each student. You may choose to implement pages t
The Listening Walk by Paul Showers is about a little girl who goes on a walk with her dad and dog. Along the way she describes all the things she hears on this walk.
Here are some ideas on how to use this language + literacy lesson plan:
-While targeting: story comprehension, retelling, and vocabu
This is a common core aligned fun way to teach and assess students understanding of: character, setting, major event and retelling with the use of the beloved story of Chrysanthemum. This comes complete with display templet to create a gorgeous bulletin board.Page 3- template for beautiful displayP
This pack includes all the template pieces you need to create your own Chrysanthemum craftivity. After reading Kevin Henkes story to your class, choose one of the four writing activities to complete. The writing components include:
What's My Name
This Interactive Read Aloud by Kevin Henkes is perfect to teach students what if feels like to be made fun of by others. Differentiated, High-Interest ELA activities are all ready for you to provide rigorous text dependent questions and activities your students will be excited and eager to learn wit
Story Retelling Cards
Reading Comprehension can be so tricky for the little ones. Help them build their comprehension strategies by using these retelling cards for your most beloved classroom read alouds. Differentiated sets include picture cards, picture and text cards, and text only cards for the
20 open-ended comprehension questions + 4 story retell options designed to compliment Kevin Henkes' "Chrysanthemum." Print and Digital version included. This sweet story is perfect for back to school and available for free to educators on EPIC!Questions target:*Recalling details*Making Inferences*Pe
These 27, Chrysanthemum-themed sentence cards, are a quick, easy and fun way to review and sequence the story, while practicing capitalization and end punctuation. Read the cards together as a whole group to practice a lot of sight words.Choose a student to come up and using a dry erase marker, circ
This 47-page packet contains detailed lesson plans and materials for 4 sessions for either small or large groups; instructions and opportunities to address social skills such as understanding other's feelings and the use of put-downs; a comprehension activity; and 2 games for practicing /l/ sounds
Students love the characters in this Kevin Henkes classic: Chrysanthemum This unit is a quick, but thorough book study that creates a strong foundation for fundamental reading comprehension and response skills.What’s Included: 1. Book Themed Activities: -My Name-My Family-Be a Good Friend-Lesson Lea
Are you looking for fun way to start the beginning of the year with your students? You will love this jam packed bundle that includes TONS of interactive activities for your students! This bundle is full of hands on resources that cover a variety of important skills including: Social Emotional Learn
This is a 21 page multi-day .NOTEBOOK unit to accompany the text "Chyrsanthemum". THE TEXT IS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS PRODUCT, however a link to a read aloud on YouTube is embedded. YOU MUST HAVE THE TEXT FOR MANY OF THE ACTIVITIES INCLUDED IN THIS UNIT.
The unit contains vocabulary, genre information