ANTS (nonfiction) PLUS THE ANT AND THE GRASSHOPPER (folk tale) Kids Wings Units
Don't step on that ant! Get down on your hands and knees and STUDY it! How many body parts does an ant have? What is it carrying? Where does it live? Ants are fascinating insects! Now, you can find out more in when you read ANTS by Deborah Hodge! Here you will find PROJECTS to do with your friends! The SCIENTIFIC DRAWINGS and FULL-COLOR CLOSE-UPS OF ANTS in their NATURAL HABITATS that will bring you face-to-face with these interesting insects. For STORY comparison, you will also receive our Kids Wings FOLK TALE guide for The Ant and the Grasshopper.
ANTS by Deborah Hodge, Published by the Denver Museum of Nature and Science
The Kids Wings unit, written by Suzy Red includes the following activities that come to you in 18 pages in PowerPoint and PDF formats for ease and perfection in projecting and printing:
Analyzing the Organization of a NON-FICTION BOOK
Readers’ Theater Script for Two Voices
The Important Book about Ants
Edit A Letter to a Grandma
SING a cooperation song!
Comparing Ants and Spiders
2-pages of Multiple Choice Comprehension
Label the Parts
Group Discussion Cards
Song: The Ants Go Marching One by One
THE ANT AND THE GRASSHOPPER is the traditional FOLK TALE. The 11 pages of activities, written by master teachers Suzy Red and Sandy Metz, come to you in PowerPoint and PDF formats and include:
Pre-reading Discussion Cards
2-page Readers Theater Script
Multiple Choice Comprehension
Bean Counting Math
Decisions, Decisions, Decisions
Readers Theater: The Metamorphosis Rap
Two teacher pages of ant activities that cross the curriculum
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