This product includes the following activities to be complete before, during, and after reading Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato:
* Before Reading:
-Prediction and book cover drawing
-Double Entry Journal
-Comprehension questions (short answer)
-Ireland Times newspaper template (students can draw a picture and write a front page news story about Jamie's potato)
-Character analyzing bubble chart for Jamie
-Acrostic poem template for JAMIE OROURKE
-Story Elements graphic organizer
-Story sequence sentence strips- cut and paste activity
**This product also includes a 7 page reader's theater script for the book. It includes ten speaking parts and 1+ nonspeaking parts.
*Even though this book is a children's book, it can be adapted for multiple ages to teach important literacy skills.