Cinco de Mouse-o! Literature Guide and Cinco de Mayo Activities

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1st - 3rd, Homeschool
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Used for a week long book study and this did not disappoint with all of the options to practice different reading skills throughout the week
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  1. Cinco de Mayo Bundle Pairing Fiction With NonfictionThis Cinco de Mayo activity BUNDLE is jam-packed with great activities to celebrate this fun holiday. It pairs informational text about Cinco de Mayo holiday with the picture book Cinco de Mouse-O! plus includes a fun Cinco de Mayo Trivia PowerPoin
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Looking for a fun and engaging way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with your students? Look no further than Cinco de Mouse-O! This jam-packed print-and-go picture book literature guide is not only low prep, it will have your class buzzing with excitement reading all about a fun little mouse at a Cinco de Mayo festival.

With tons of activities to choose from, including reader response and language arts tasks, you can tailor your teaching to the interests and abilities of your students. From comprehension questions to creative writing activities, there's something here for everyone. Your students will even be able to learn a little Spanish while they're at it!


• A pre-reading wondering about the book activity

• Making predictions activity using the cover of the book

• Cinco de Mouse-O! Comprehension questions

• Story Map

• Activity to examine important events in the story

• Examining cause and effect

• Several activities to summarize the story

• A sequencing activity

• Identifying the themes in the story activity

• Compare and Contrast activity where students compare Mouse to Cat – two versions to differentiate

• Character map

• Character foldable

• Vocabulary cards with matching definitions

• Vocabulary book where students draw a picture, write the definition, and then write a sentence using the vocabulary word

• A book review

• Do you like Mexican food? survey

• Five creative writing activities (book review, diary entry, my favorite picture, the most exciting part, Mexican food opinion)

• Parts of speech sorting activity using vocabulary from the story – great for a center

• Syllable sorting activity using vocabulary from the story – great for a center

• Making compound words activity- center activity

Be sure to check out the preview to see all the items included in this product!


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