Enthralled in a Fall Leaf Brawl!
A Clever Story About "All" and "Awl" Words
Who doesn’t LOVE a good old fashioned leaf fight? Now, it’s the leaves turn to join in the Fall fun with the story: “Enthralled in a Fall Leaf Brawl!” that makes the leaves (of all different types) the main characters of this leaf “brawl.” This story teaches students about a wide variety of leaves while exposing them to words from the “all” and “awl” word families. This book packet not only includes this original (and super cute) story, but lesson procedures, instructional materials and follow-up activities that will ensure your students master the concept of these word families while also obtaining a solid understanding of an array of leaf types. This book packet is Common Core friendly with the following standards addressed throughout: vocabulary acquisition and use, phonological awareness, as well as the craft and structure of literature and informational text.
To increase students’ understanding of the “all” and “awl” word families while learning about a variety of different types of leaves.
Overview, Purpose and Packet Components-page 2
Lesson Procedures-page 3
The Book: “Enthralled in a Fall Leaf Brawl!”-pages 4-19
Common Core Vocabulary Words from the book: “Enthralled in a Fall Leaf Brawl!”-page 20
Word Family Cards-pages 21-22
Morning Work/Brainstorming Lists for Word Families and Types of Leaves/Trees-pages 23-24
Word Family/Synonym Graphic Organizer Templates-pages 25-26
Student Story Templates, including Front and Back Cover Pages-pages 27-31
“Enthralled in a Fall Leaf Brawl!”-in Poem Format-pages 32-35
Letter to Parents/Guardians Explaining Backpack Program and Book-page 36
Apple A Day Contact and Copyright Page-page 37
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37, including cover and contact pages