Gingerbread Man Story - Social Studies Pre-K and Kindergarten

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The Gingerbread Man story written in a simple and comprehensive way for children in pre-k, kindergarten and first grade.

This traditional story has been told in many different ways. I rewrote this particular version to make it more age appropriate (4-6yrs) and easier to use in class.

You can use it in the reading/literacy center, as an emergent reader, for group reading or as a read aloud. It is also appropriate for a great story sequence activity.

You can print it or use with your laptop, projector or Ipad in class.

Story Summary:
The little old woman decides to make a gingerbread man for lunch. The gingerbread man escapes when the oven opens. While running, he meets a cow, a horse and a pig who want to eat him as well. He runs and meets a fox who tricks him and eventually eats him.

As odd as the story of the gingerbread man is, it has important hidden meanings that can be discussed with the children. I have researched the meaning a lot and found many different interpretations as well as many different versions of the story itself.

Some interesting links to check out about the meaning:
Zach Kopinski's Blog
Teaching Children Philosophy

This packet has been revised for more Gingerbread Man fun! Now also includes:
- A student's individual story book (color, cut&bind the pages!)
- 2 craftivities : A story wheel to retell the Gingerbread Man story and a handprint craft: "I got you Gingerbread Man!"
- Story response sheets
- Literacy and Math
- Cut&Paste activities
- Tracing&printing
- Gingerbread Man themed writing papers for the children to use in projects at school or at home.

Previous buyers can re-download the revised file with all the new activities for free by going to "My purchases".

You can find me on Facebook The Constant Kindergartener

..and this is my blog The Constant Kindergartener

Hope you enjoy this in class or at home!
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Gingerbread Man Story - Social Studies Pre-K and Kindergarten
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Gingerbread Man Story - Social Studies Pre-K and Kindergarten
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