This read-aloud pack includes rigorous text dependent questions, differentiated graphic organizers, response to text writing activities including a craftivity, and detailed lesson plans to help you meet several core standards while maintaining your tradition of reading aloud for pleasure. You will guide students to use evidence from the text to deepen their understanding of the story and respond in meaningful ways.
These lesson plans will guide you through 3-5 daily close reading lessons. Each day students will interact with the book for a different purpose and then complete a corresponding activity.
This pack includes:
- Detailed Lesson Plan with Full-size Samples
-Text Dependent Questions and Answer Keys
- Story Elements Graphic Organizers
- Vocabulary Graphic Organizer
- Writing Pages
- Craftivity Instructions and Pattern
To teach these lessons you will need:
Leo the Late Bloomer by By Robert Kraus
This read-aloud is included in our September Interactive Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
for Kinder and 1st. For one month of read-alouds that meet the Core Standards, you can purchase the bundle at a 20% discount!
The September Interactive Read-Aloud Activities Bundle
for Kinder and 1st includes:
Leo the Late Bloomer
Splat the Cat
The Crayon Box that Talked
Peanut Butter and Cupcake
Stick and Stone
Download our Scope and Sequence
to see how we have aligned each of our K-1 Interactive read-alouds with the CCSS standards.
If you like this product, then you will LOVE all of our other interactive read-alouds.
To see more of our Read-alouds for Kindergarten, click here.
To see more of our Read-alouds for First Grade, click here.
You can also purchase A Year of Interactive Read-Aloud Activities for K and 1st
, at a 30% discount!
Do you love reading aloud to your primary students? We do too! It is one of our favorite times of the day. Here's what our buyers say:
"This was a great resource to start the year and led to a great discussion about the power of "yet," We might not know how to do something yet, but we will bloom like Leo!"
" This is such a great pack for reading skills and growth mindset!"
Visit our blog here to find out more about how to teach the Core one read-aloud at a time
and to read more about our close reading daily lesson plans.
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