Leo the late Bloomer By Robert Kraus
A Common Core Book Study
This book study contains activities focusing on ELA Common Core Performance Standards for first or second grade.
1. Story elements graphic organizer.
2. “Bloom” word map
3. Story comprehension questions
4. “Leo” character ma
This is a creative reader's response and craftivity to the classic story, "Leo the Late Bloomer" by Robert Kraus. This worksheet developed for primary grades allows students to work on developing and enhancing skills related to the creation of graphic organizers, verb recognition, and written conve
These Common Core aligned writing activities are based on the book Leo the Late Bloomer. There is a beginning-middle-end writing piece, how the character changes, favorite part of the story, making a connection writing prompt, and a nonfiction writing to use with a lion book included. There are si
Leo the Late Bloomer
Journeys Unit 5 Lesson 22
Common Core Aligned
Pg. 3-8 High-Frequency Word practice – roll the dice to see how many times to write them, illustrate them and use them in a sentence – students can dictate if needed
Pg. 9-10 Roll and Write! – pra
This set of activities can be used to supplement Journeys 2014 Unit 5 Lesson 22. The games and literacy center activities are aligned to Common Core Standards and include:
1. "A Tiger Grows Up" game board and comprehension questions.
2. "Leo the Late Bloomer" game board and comprehension ques
Students absolutely love to celebrate their learning and accomplishments. "Leo the Late Bloomer" by Robert Kraus is about a young tiger who feels like he can't do anything, until one day he "bloomed". This book opens an important discussion about learning in different ways and times and celebrates
This read-aloud pack includes rigorous text dependent questions, differentiated graphic organizers, response to text writing activities including a craftivity, and detailed lesson plans to help you meet several core standards while maintaining your tradition of reading aloud for pleasure. You will g
Students can use the writing papers provided to write about anything you would like from the story.
I would print the Leo face on card stock or construction paper so its sturdier.
Examples: What do you want to learn this year? What did Leo learn at the end of the story? What did Leo's dad lear
This is a great story and unit for the beginning of the year or during studies of animals. This 79 page unit includes:
Graphic Organizers: Letter to Character, Real vs. Pretend Venn Diagram, Speech Bubble Cartoon Strip, Interview the Character, Character Traits, Characters Change, Bubble Maps, Ch
Showdown- slides 3-5
High frequency words-slides 6
Letters for matching (if needed) slides 7-11
Letter videos to use throughout the year- slide 12
Letter videos for x and j- slide 13-14
X and J writing poems- slides 15-18
Working with high frequency words-slides 19-38
A wonderful collection of activities that correlate with the book,
"Leo the Late Bloomer."
Included are multiple activities appropriate for grades k-3.
Prediction - 3 activities
Beginning Middle End - multiple activities
Main idea with details
Who what when wher
You and your students are invited to a BOOK SOCIAL! What does that mean exactly?! Well, let us explain! Book Social is a collaborative project created by Samantha Henry @MrsHenryInFirst and Jordan Dunagan @heyheyfirstgrade. Book Social features books each month for the FIRST GRADE CLASSROOM that pr
For all of our late bloomers, Robert Kraus has written a perfect story of acceptance, patience, and understanding. This readers' theater script of Leo the Late Bloomer is written for 10 voices, and can be performed as a play as well. We love Leo!
Leo the Late Bloomer Response
An easy to use response to compliment the book "Leo the Late Bloomer" by Robert Kraus.
-Kindergarten Response (space to draw a picture or fill in a blank)
-First Grade Response (small space to draw and handwriting lines)
-Second Grade Response (small
Adorable story that encourages children to be patient when learning. Resource includes a web link to video of book and an art activity. Worksheets include story vocabulary, cut and paste, comprehension questions and bulletin board printables. Pages 16-20 can be printed on legal paper for bulletin b
Guided reading lesson plan provides a complete lesson plan and questions for students!
Title: Leo The Late Bloomer
Reading Level - I
Aligned with Common Core, Fountas & Pinnell, MClass style question stems & more!
*If you like this guided reading lesson plan, check out additional FULL Gui
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✏ This is a lesson plan for a 4-5 day Comprehensive Literacy Language Workshop lesson for the book Leo The Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus. The plans include a teacher script with strategic stopping points and questions for students. It also includes printable
This set of lesson plans, resources, and activities is for use with “Leo the Late Bloomer” by Robert Kraus. It can be used for whole group, small group, and independent instruction – which makes these resources a smart choice for literacy centers or Reader’s Workshop.
Here's What You'll Get and
This is a structured writing piece for students reading Leo the Late Bloomer. Students are asked to think back to a time when they wanted to do something but couldn't and write about how they felt when they finally learned how.
LEO THE LATE BLOOMER
By Robert Kraus
Leo couldn't do anything right. He couldn't read. He couldn't write. He couldn't draw. When Leo's father asks what's the matter with Leo, Leo's mother explains that he's simply a late bloomer.
Color and trace
B is for bird trace
E is for elephant trace
L is fo
Thank you for purchasing Journeys for Kindergarten which features LEO THE LATE BLOOMER by ROBERT KRAUS which is in Unit 5 Lesson 22. These seven hands-on and interactive activities enhance the key skills for this week’s lessons. Use these activities in your literacy centers with adult support or s
Leo the Late Bloomer, by Robert Kraus, is a favorite among teachers for inspiring a “Growth Mindset” in students who are learning something challenging. It’s also very helpful for teaching the Common Core State Standards for Reading Literature 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 and 9. Share this sweet story, then model
A vocabulary PowerPoint and review worksheets to accompany "Leo the Late Bloomer" by Robert Krause.
I use this with my 3rd grade ESL students to introduce and review simple vocab and sentence structure.
Animal Vocab powerpoint with answer key to review worksheet
This is a companion lesson plan, powerpoint, review/practice worksheet and smartboard activities to be used with the book "Leo the Late Bloomer" by Robert Kraus.
This lesson and activity focuses on simple animal and action verb vocabulary, as well as, the simple sentence pattern...
"Can he _______
This unit is designed to be an extension of the story Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus. If you don't have the story, you can view it on YouTube.
After reading the story, discuss the multiple meaning word “bloom.” Explain that the students will make flower blooms with pattern bloc
Leo the Late Bloomer is a short Reader's Theatre on a first grade reading level.
A script like this one is fun to read and others just like it are being used to strengthen the reading fluency of the intervention students in my classroom.
The book level of this story is 1.2 and the AR # is 5522.
This guided reading lesson (you provide the books) for Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus includes a completed template with:
-introduction to the book
-high frequency words to review
-skills to pinpoint
The 12-page packet includes:
This packet contains comprehension questions to accompany the book "Leo the Late Bloomer" by Robert Kraus. There are two comprehension questions per section for students to answer. There are also character webs to determine character traits, as well as a summary organizer. This is great for use in a
Leo’s father was very worried that Leo hadn’t “bloomed” yet. His mom told him to be patient that Leo would bloom when he was ready. Your kids will have fun with Leo as they interact with this 89 page book companion. Five days of lesson plans include:
• Day 1 - Before, During, After Reading Plans
Use Little Novel-Ties® study guides as your total guided reading program. Reproducible pages in chapter-by-chapter format provide you with the right questions to ask, the important issues to discuss, and the organizational aids that help students get the most out of each book they read.
I just love books! I get so excited to share new books with my kids! (They laugh because I call each book “my favorite”!) That is why I designed my book companions.
Now, I can have great activities to do with all my favorite stories.
In this packet
-Response to reading worksheets Use them in center
This cute activity fits right in with my CCLS writing activities to accompany a Leo the Late Bloomer read aloud. Students can reflect on how they have bloomed throughout the school year just like Leo, and can decorate their own flower. It makes a great spring bulletin board or classroom and door d
This is a two page activity guide to accompany the children's book, Leo the Late Bloomer.
It has nine activities included which can span over a week to nine day period.
All literacy integrated activities.
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You and your students are invited to a BOOK SOCIAL! What does that mean exactly?! Well, let us explain! Book Social is a collaborative project created by Samantha Henry @MrsHenryInFirst and Jordan Dunagan @heyhe
This first grade back to school packet includes more than 60 printables for the beginning of the year in math, reading, and writing. Use for assessment and practice, or plan lessons based on these worksheets.
The packet is divided into 6 major sections: Math, ELA, Homework, Problem of the Day, Get
Your daily routine for Journeys Reading for Kindergarten just got a whole lot easier! I’ve taken this daily routine and put it into a PowerPoint slide show so each part will be right at your fingertips! All you have to do is click through the seven daily slides and then move on to the rest of your
Your daily routine for Journeys Reading for kindergarten just got a whole lot easier! These PowerPoint presentations will get your language arts lessons off to a quick and easy start. You'll wonder how you got along without them!
If you’re using Journeys Common Core in your classroom you know the
Have fun with your children making this lion craftivity! Also great for, "In like a lion and out like a lamb activities! Great for ESL opinion writing as well!
"Why Do You Think It Is Always Important To Be Yourself?"
Use it with many different Lion books!
Dandelion by Don Freeman
Library Lion by
Your students will enjoy this cute springtime craft based on the book "Leo the Late Bloomer" by Robert Kraus. Students will brainstorm activities they could do now that they couldn't do at the beginning of the year. They will complete the "I can" statement on each p
Wee Can Write is a wonderful 6+1 Traits writing book aimed at K-1 students. It uses well-known children's books to teach writing lessons and has enough for an entire year, broken down by season.
I created this supplementary writing workbook for my kinders that includes 37 worksheet
This 822 page Bundle includes Journeys 2014 Kindergarten Unit 5 Lessons 21-25, and Unit 5 Oral and Selection Vocabulary. Purchasing the bundle saves you $4.00.
The games and literacy center activities are aligned to the Common Core Standards and include:
Journeys 2014 Kindergarten Unit 5 Lesson 2
This unit plan includes 5-day lesson plans for Lessons 21, 22, 23, 24, and 25 (All of Unit 5) of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys (2014 edition) for KINDERGARTEN.
These are the same plans as the PDF files, but these are saved in docx format so that you can edit them the way you want.
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Included in this bundle are:
The Best of Friends
Leo the Late Bloomer
Zinnia's Flower Garden
Pie in the Sky
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Look how much we learned in kindergarten! A self-assessment book
Your children can complete this book and discover how much they have bloomed during the Kindergarten year! Adapted from the story Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus your students can assess their growth while enjoying this book.