This Gingerbread Man multi book study includes 3 weeks of gingerbread activities, printables, and crafts for comparing and analyzing many favorite versions of The Gingerbread Man! It is loaded with 124 pages of gingerbread themed comprehension skills, writing activities, literacy centers, crafts and math integration. Of the 27 activities included, 5 are book specific. All other activities can be used with any gingerbread man versions you have available.
Books with specific activities:
The Gingerbread Girl by Lisa Campbell Ernst
The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School, by Laura Murray
The Gingerbread Cowboy by Janet Squires
The Matzah Man by Naomi Howland
I have included both color and black and white versions of the graphic organizers as well as 2 versions of handwriting lines for the writing activities.
A book & activities correlation guide
Comparing Story Elements Charts and student booklet
Graphic organizers for defining, comparing, describing and classifying.
Gingerbread Gingerbread Friends flow chart craftivity
The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School activities:
inferring to identify character traits writing craftivity
making text to self connections
The Gingerbread Man is Missing! poster
The Gingerbread Girl opinion writing activity
What If the Fox Was a Cookie? writing craftivity and display
The Gingerbread Cowboy-candy cane cactus ornament
The Matzah Man character trait activity
Cook Me If You Can! following directions activity
The Gingerbread Man Escape Prevention Manual writing activity
Escape Prevention Class Book
Decorating for Data-generating, recording and interpreting edible data
Bake A Batch of Nouns-common, proper and collective noun sort and flap book
Book Talk- buddy reading question cards and spinner
Sweet Treats-long and short /ea/ sort and recording sheet
Catch Me If You Can-statement, question and exclamation activities with punctuation sort and recording sheet
The Gingerbread Jog Gallery Walk
Build-A-Gingerbread House unit folder craftivity
For a closer look at everything included, please download the 6 page preview.
Visit my Gingerbreadland blog posts to see this unit in action in my classroom!
AroundtheKampfireGingerbreadland Part 1
AroundtheKampfireGingerbreadland Part 2
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