This fun reading language arts Bundle includes follow up activities to go with Chester and Chester’s Back by Melanie Watt!
Point of View Activities
Shades of Meaning Practice
Point of View Activities:
Students will have a great time identifying who is telling the story at different points of the text with 2 different point of view interactive activities.
There is a cut and paste worksheet activity, which allows students to determine point of, view between Melanie Watt and Chester the cat.
There is also a short, ready to print, book about a dog named Dewey. Simply print the book as a 2-sided document and fold in half. Give students a red pen and allow them to become Chester or another character of their choosing to rewrite the story.
Shades of Meaning Activities:
Students can practice determining shades of meaning among verbs with 4 different worksheets that includes a blank set for teachers to write their own verbs.
Students can practice determining shades of meaning among adjectives with 2 different worksheets that includes a blank set for teachers to write their own verbs.
There are 2 story maps to go with Chester and Chester’s Back for students to write or draw to show what happens in the beginning, middle and end of the story.
This cute writing activity goes perfect with the book Chester and give students a chance to practice adjectives as they write an acrostic poem with the letters of their names.
Tracers and sample are included for students to create their very own Chester the cat using construction paper.
The following Common Core State Standards are covered:
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Identify who is telling the story at various points in a text.
Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.
Distinguish shades of meaning among verbs differing in manner (e.g., look, peek, glance, stare, glare, scowl) and adjectives differing in intensity (e.g., large, gigantic) by defining or choosing them or by acting out the meanings.