This packet of printables is the perfect accompaniment to your "Winter" unit! Begin by reading "The Snowy Day" by Ezra Jack Keats and then follow up with lots of core-based literacy skills practice! The packet includes:
Page 1: Character Corner: Students recall activities of the main
character (Peter) from the story.
Page 2: Setting the Stage: Students identify details from the
setting of the story.
Page 3: _________'s Snowy Day: Students write about what
they might do if they got to have a snow day to play.
Page 4: Craftivity Pattern: Patterns to make a page topper to
display the writing activity on Page 3.
Page 5: Completed Craft: A picture of what the final product
from page 4 will look like.
Page 6: The Rainy Day: An original short story to read to your
Page 7: Emergent Reader Mini-Booklet: A four page mini-book
where students fill in the blanks and add illustrations to
create their own story, "The Sunny Day," patterned after
"The Snowy Day" original picture book.
** This item has been featured in a blog, "Mr. Giso's Room to Read". You can read all about how this amazing teacher used these pages at: http://mrgisosroomtoread.blogspot.com/2013/01/room-120s-snowy-day.html.**
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Book Binders ~ Binding Literature to the Common Core
by Laurie Gibbons
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