What do you predict? Will that lovable, furry fellow see his shadow or not? Use this packet and turn Groundhog Day into a fun filled yet meaningful learning experience. This packet is perfect for those who use learning centers and it has a Reader's Theater story for your kiddos to read and present.
A Groundhog to hold My Prediction!
What a great class activity!
There is text as well as cards for identifying characters.
One page detail
Reading for detail...read and questions
Mini book for each student filled with informational text and key vocabulary words underlined.
Two book suggestions for gathering more informational text.
Groundhog Gets His Say...Pam Swallow
There are four books suggested for read aloud stories.
Three of the stories are followed by comprehension building activities.
Geoffrey Groundhog Predicts the Weather: (definition, making predictions, story sequence)
Go to Sleep Groundhog: (story recall, text to self)
Substitute Groundhog: (making connections, problem identification)
Two types of writing are focused on in this packet.
Opinion (pre writes, final writes, idea gathering organizers)
Research and Informational (pre writes, final writes, idea gathering graphic organizers)
Anchor Chart of Poem
Poem with activity related to Groundhog Day
Vocabulary Cards for posting
Making words...contains letters and mat for sorting
Identifying nouns, verbs and adjectives
Identifying sentence or question
2 Data Collection pages
Measuring the groundhog shadow to the inch
Subtraction to 12 Game
Addition to 12 Bump
I predict this packet will excite you and your students.
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