It's ABSOLUTELY true! My Second graders have gone Gooney for Gooney Bird Greene. There are lots of engaging ELA activities in this activities pack for Lois Lowry's novel, Gooney Bird Greene. Author Study research information included for Lois Lowry report. My 2nd graders can't get enough.
Order UP! - Character ABC Order
Interactive Story Flip Pages- Character, setting, Beginning, Middle, and End flaps. One for each of the absolutely true stories Gooney Bird tells!
Text Connection Posters- Customized to the Gooney Bird Series: Text to Self. Text to World. Text to Text
Meet the Author Report: Papers Provided will guide students in researching Lois Lowry. Pages included: title page, fill in the facts, other interesting facts, Books for 2nd Graders, and 3 styles of paper if you would like your student to write final report. two of the papers leave room for pictures. This is great for advanced groups to work on as partners! Use websites and even the back of books to gather information about Lois Lowry.
Gooney Sort- Sort nouns and verbs from the story
Story Maps: Two styles of maps provided. class can complete independently or can do as a class by displaying on projector.
Gooney Word Find- Can you find 20 Gooney Words?