Children Make Terrible Pets by Peter Brown / Reading Wonders Aligned
Use this language + literacy lesson plan while targeting:
-Story comprehension, retelling, and vocabulary growth
-Simple “what” and “where” questions
-Sorting objects into categories (Pets vs. Wild Animals)
Understanding different parts of stories (characters, setting,)
**As an SLP, I also use this lesson plan in conjunction with Kindergarten McGraw-Hill Reading Wonders Unit 7 Week 2
Essential Question: How do you take care of different pets?
Category: Pet Words
Theme: Pet Pals
Lesson Plan Includes:
-Vocabulary pre-test and post-test data sheet
-Comprehension questions and answers
-Various language questions that include compare/contrast & naming
-3 vocabulary words from Reading Wonders, definitions, and model sentences
-Flashcards of the vocabulary words with clip art pictures
-Various vocabulary questions (synonyms, antonyms, personal connection)
-4 pet animal cards (for sorting)
-4 wild animal cards (for sorting)
-Pet and Wild Animal Label cards to use while sorting
-6 what question cards with visual
-6 where question cards with visual
-Draw a pet / Draw a wild animal worksheet
-Association cards to help answer the essential Question: How do you take care of different pets?
Actual story of Children Make Terrible Pets is not included
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