March is a month to celebrate spring, St. Patrick’s Day and lions and lambs. “MARCH IS…” an interactive book that teaches children about the month of March. This book, “MARCH IS…” will appeal to children of all ages as well as readers and non-readers alike. Children love to put the picture images on each page as the story is read. The predictable sentences and picture cues allow for easy comprehension and sentence formulation when retelling.
There are 12 pages in the story including 2 activity pages. All of the picture images are also provided:
“MARCH IS…” teaches these concepts:
1. The third month of the year.
2. A spring month.
3. The month of St. Patrick’s Day.
4. A month to fly a kite.
5. A month to look for a four-leaf clover.
6. A month of March Madness.
7. A month of lions and lambs.
8. A month to ride a bike.
9. A month of women’s history.
10. A month to look for a robin.
Each page includes space for 1 or 2 images to be placed. Students will keep reading to see what else happens in this light-hearted, engaging story.
How To Use:
-Students can use “MARCH IS…” during independent, individual, small-group or large-group time. The story could even be sent home for additional practice.
-Students are engaged as they follow the story and place images on pages.
-Great for students with speech and language delays and disorders. The visual representation of the story helps with sentence formulation and story retelling.
-Includes a "wh" question page to address additional IEP goals.
-Easy assembly will provide years of learning and smiles.
-At the end of the month, use the March Is...book to review the month and prepare students for the new month of April.
-Set your computer to print all pages in landscape orientation
-Print all pages on cardstock
-Place book pages in clear page protectors
-Use rings to hold pages together
-Place Velcro dots on circles on pages in story
-Cut and laminate story images and place corresponding Velcro dot on back