A Month of Activities for The Boy Who Cried Wolf

A Month of Activities for The Boy Who Cried Wolf
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
File Type

Word Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

5 MB|45 + resources
Share
Product Description
You've heard of STEM lessons, and you might have heard of STEAM lessons, but have you heard of STREAMS lessons? This unit will give you approximately a month's worth of speech/language activities based on the Aesop fable The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Hennessy version). Activities incorporate science, technology, reading/language arts, engineering, art/music, math, and even social skills, all done with an emphasis on speech and language skills. What better way to foster carryover to the classroom than to practice using actual Tier 2 and 3 vocabulary to talk about fun projects and assignments. This unit is geared for low-language students, so it could be Kdg-3rd gr, ELLs, students with special needs, or students going through that stage of exploring the "fun" of telling lies.

This activity pack contains:

Story Vocabulary pictures and categorization activity
Story Comprehension/ WH- Questions
Sentence Construction templates for 3 different basic sentence types
Narrative Activities - retell rubric, story structure form, mini-book, sequencing cards and cut/paste activity
Context Clue cards
Following Directions activities and manipulatives
Same/Different (compare/contrast) activity
Articulation/Fluency/Voice practice word lists
Liar's Club game (technology)
Science/Technology/Engineering project
Suggested Music and Drama activities and resources
Art/Math project "Counting Sheep", with visual instructions
Lesson on Idioms

This packet also includes parent letter, daily/weekly notes home, print/no print options, several activities that can be used for homework, and 5+ pages of curriculum standards that you could possibly target with this unit.


Feedback/constructive criticism most welcome!

Don't forget to checkout my interactive TinyTap activities for iPad/Android devices at: http://www.tinytap.it/games/#t=Search Results: "ellen weber"#albums/?search=ellen%20weber
(can also be played from their website on a regular computer)

An interactive lesson on narrative elements for this particular story is avaible from my TinyTap library at: http://www.tinytap.it/activities/g2bar/play/

... or check out all the freebies to download from my website: www.4gaslps.com


This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Total Pages
45 + resources
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 month
Report this Resource
Loading...
$5.00
Digital Download
More products from MzWeb's World
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$5.00
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up