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If You Take A Mouse To School Companion Pack

Speech Time Fun
Grade Levels
PreK - 3rd
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29 pages
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Storybook companions make instruction so much easier, especially when they're paired with popular storybooks! Use these activities with the book If You Take a Mouse to School by Laura Joffe Numeroff. Your students will absolutely love these activities!


What awesome resources are included?
★ Sequencing Cards: The big version can be used as large visuals while telling and retelling the story. If you print two copies of this version, students can play memory matching games with the vocabulary. The small version can be used for sequencing on construction paper or a paint stick.

★ Sentence Strip: Use with the sequencing cards.

★ Cause/Effect Matching Cards: Students must match the causes and effects from the story. You can use this as a memory matching game. A visual is provided, as well.

★ Compare/Contrast Worksheet: This is a Venn diagram to compare/contrast a real mouse vs. the mouse in the story.

★ Comprehension Board Game: Students can practice their recall and comprehension skills on the task cards to move across the board game. Various question types are used for practice. An answer key is provided, as well.

★ "Where Do You Find It?" Sorting Pages: Sort the picture into the correct category based on where you would find the items provided.

★ Let’s Describe Card Game: This is a vocabulary card game based on a story/school theme. Students will be provided with a visual to assist them. For each description made, students will earn a point. The student with the most points at the end of the game is the winner.

★ Category Say and Color: For each item in the picture, students must say the category label before coloring the picture.

★ Pack the Backpack: Print and laminate the backpack page. Print and laminate the “packing pictures.” Use the sentence strip on the “Pack the Backpack” page to work on following directions and asking/answering yes/no questions.


What are other customers saying about this product?
"Such a great product. Used it with my preschool and early elementary kids at the beginning of the year."

"Very cute! My favorite aspect is the backpack- it's a great open ended on-theme reinforcer to use with any vocabulary or minimal pair cards."

"This is great for my ESL kids. The vocabulary and language focus will help them get used to school and learn simple school vocabulary. Thanks!"


Want other storybook companions? Check these out:
If You Give a Cat a Cupcake Companion
If You Give a Dog a Donut Companion
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Companion


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