Practice identifying story parts, retelling/ sequencing, character traits, and opinion response with these Jack and the Beanstalk unit activities. Extend the learning with more literacy and math activities as students practice ABC Order, letter scrambles, and a magic bean math game!
This unit includes:
Retell Craftivity- Black/white AND color pieces to cut and glue to create a setting and color cut and glue characters to make Popsicle stick puppets to move along the setting as they retell! The color pieces are great for making a sample or creating the set for students to use in a retelling center!
Vocabulary cards- Common words and characters from the story are included on vocabulary cards. Great to support the enclosed writing activities.
*Write a Retell book- Students use the "first, then, next, after that, finally" template to complete a retell mini book. 2 versions are offered- one with the clipart pictures to write and color, and one with blank pages (great for differentiation).
*Write a summary of Jack and the Beanstalk page
*write a summary of another version of Jack and the Beanstalk
*Character trait web and writing
*Venn Diagram to compare the characters
*Venn Diagram to compare versions of the tale.
*Graphic organizers and writing pages to write about which version of Jack and the Beanstalk you like best.
*My Beanstalk Adventure- Narrative writing prompt
*Beanstalk word scramble
*Magic Bean Bump!- Number and addition versions
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