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This is one of my favorite stories. So many Common Core Standards can be addressed using this piece of literature. Best is that it will bring a smile to your children's faces as they listen to this delightful tale and maybe even take a peek at their own crayons.
Activities are differentiated to meet the variety of levels found in the classroom.
The packet contains:
Problem identification/how it was solved
Using text to identify details...letters from crayons are used
8 page interactive mini book using story recall about colors feeling
Text Connections...Crayons in the story to your crayons
Letter Writing...write to Duncan helping him solve the problem
Self to Text Connections...Your favorite color
Cause and Effect...Why was the crayon upset/What was the solution
Opinion Writing/Graphic Organizer/Final Write Page/Illustration
Data Collection on Class Favorite Color
Vocabulary Cards for posting
Vocabulary Cards for studtents to color