Beginning of the Year with Literature and Names
This pack includes activities to help students at the beginning of the year practice writing and sequencing the letters in their name. Each activity is designed as a follow-up to literature. The literature used includes: "The Kissing Hand" by Audrey Penn; "Chicka Chicka Boom Boom" by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault; "The Little Engine That Could "by Watty Piper; "A Place Called Kindergarten" by Jessica Harper; "In My New Yellow Shirt" by Eileen Spinelli; "Ten Apples Up On Top!" By Dr. Seuss; "First Day Jitters" by Julie Danneberg; "Chrysanthemum" by Kevin Henkes; "Caps For Sale" by Esphyr Slobodkina; "Make Way For Ducklings" by Robert McCloskey; "Hands Off Harry" by Rosemary Wells; and "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle. Twelve activities in all!