This file contains 11 pages of easy to implement, meaningful Common Core activities/lesson plans to use with Bill Martin, Jr's, Ten Hungry Caterpillars. Activities help meet standards in Literature, Foundational Skills, Speaking and Listening and Math.
*Common Core Read Aloud Lesson with objectives for Ten Little Caterpillars (Activating prior knowledge, Story Intro with discussion of author/illustrator, making predictions, during story and post reading discussions.
*Plan includes a comparison to Carle's, The Very Hungry Caterpillar!
*Number sequencing response
*Poem, "Caterpillars" for connecting to the story and studying foundational skills and types of literature. Learners illustrate the poem. Detailed plans with Common Core objectives included.