The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is a book based on a true story about a young boy who helps his community.
Worksheet 1 – Synonyms & Antonyms
Worksheet 2 – Multiple Meaning Words
For Speech-Language Pathologists working with 3rd – 5th grade level students and targeting language goals:
- multiple meaning words (homophones/homonyms)
This is a 2 page download (8 total pages with title pages, instructions, and answer keys).
Included are 2 narrative-based speech intervention worksheets to be used with The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Picture Book Edition by William Kamkwamba & Bryan Mealer.
This product is designed to be used as a companion to the book, not as a stand-alone product.
February during Black History Month, electricity science unit, or in the spring during windy weather.
Where and How:
Use in individual or small group speech sessions. Can be used across 1-2 thirty-minute sessions, not including the book reading time.
Discussion: Read and discuss the ideas and concepts in The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Picture Book Edition using illustrations to engage students. With a group of 3-4 students, I usually split the book into 3-4 sections and target 1 section per thirty-minute session.
Vocabulary:. Use illustrations, concepts, and details from the story to facilitate understanding of vocabulary. Have students say the definitions of the targeted vocabulary in their own words.
Worksheets: After reading, ask students to find each word in the story and re-read the sentence or paragraph in the context of the story.
2/1/16 update - More user friendly layout/design, new answer sheets, updated fonts, and instructions & tips added. Please let me know if you like the updates. Thank you for downloading my product.
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