Colossal Clouds is a unit about weather learning experiences incorporating literacy and math activities aligned to the Common Core Standards, as well as, SACC (science, art, cooking and culminating activities). It includes hands-on games, printables and emergent readers.
The unit includes original books and songs for shared group reading and follow up kiddo copies for guided reading. The games and printables will extend the learning experiences for the kiddos.
*Cloud Farm book (shared book/emergent reader/kiddo copy)
*Is it a . . .? book (framed writing/pocket charts/kiddo copy)
*Cloud Productive Thinking (Class book)
*Word Clouds game and printable (short vowels)
*Get to the Clouds (sight word practice)
*Clouds and Raindrops game and printable (syllabication)
*Race the Clouds (letter naming fluency, nonsense word fluency)
*Cloud addition (decompose numbers 6, 7, 8, 9)
*Cloud subtraction (decompose numbers 6, 7, 8, 9)
*More/less than 5
*More/less than 10
*Fill a Cloud (area and counting)
*Reach for the Clouds (number facts for 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10)
*Make a cloud
*How to make rain
*Puffy cloud art
*Pudding in a cloud
The Cloud Close resource is a combination of an informational text on clouds and a literature text by Eric Carle, Little Cloud. We have included:
*Questions (text-dependent and a BIG thinking question)
*Lots of writing options with several formats.
*Little Cloud, Little Cloud, What Do You Spy?
-Take-home version (w/sight word)
*Cloud Song book
*Class book (change a cloud into another shape)
*Identifying clouds activity
-Reading (short vowels practice)
-Math (addition/subtraction practice)
Thank you very much!
Janice Marshall and Ann Rainwater
We have made a combo of two Cloud products--
so you may not want to purchase if you already own one of the units