This is an 8-page emergent reader geared toward the Social Studies standards of: country, state, and community in which the class lives and understanding personal family traditions. This is a great tool to start the discussion of comparing/contrasting different traditions within the class and with other cultures around the world.
It also gives the students practice with writing.
This reader includes:
Page one: "This is me. My name is ______." Box for self portrait
Page two: "My country is called _____." U.S. map
Page three: "My state is called ______." U.S. map
Page four: "My city is called ______." U.S. map & Idaho map versions of this page
Page five: "My family has ________." box for drawing family after listing the members
Page six: "One tradition we celebrate is __________." box for drawing
Page seven: "When we celebrate, we _______." box for drawing
Page eight: "My favorite part is _______." box for drawing picture
You can view my other emergent readers HERE.