FOUR of my favorite BOOK COMPANIONS in a BUNDLE for MARCH!!
Plan ahead and be ready for the whole month of MARCH!!
Each book companion has more than enough materials for a week!
You will get a book companion for each of these titles:
The Night Before St. Patrick's Day (81 pages)
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Clover (87 pages)
A Rainbow of My Own (55 pages)
A Rainbow of My Own Book Companion
The Wind Blew (43 pages)
The Wind Blew Book Companion
St. Patrick's Day-Rainbows-Wind...perfect segue into Spring!
These activities were inspired by the book...
The Wind Blew by Pat Hutchins
I searched high and low for just the right graphics to use with this all time favorite book!
Clear Basic FONT FOR EARLY LITERACY LEARNERS!!!!
It's a great story for working on sequencing!
Emergent Reader (13 Pages) lots of good picture support to match the text!!!
Pocket Chart Picture and Text cards ...these match the emergent reader exactly! This really sets up the reader for success!
Response to reading
Sort the Stuff..was it in the story?? YES OR NO
Cover and Printable for Class Book
Storytelling Mat great for SLP and small group story time!
A lot of the pocket chart cards and retelling, sorting cards can be laminated and used whole group, small group, or for a literacy center! Great for a grab and go activity!
I have included Pre-K in the grade level, although some of the materials may be too difficult but a lot of them are adaptable to that age level!
The Night Before St. Patrick's Day
Get set with 80 pages of materials all about St. Patrick's Day!
Another fun holiday twist on the original Night Before Christmas book!
This one is perfect for St. Patrick's Day!
I love using this series with kids...it's familiarity really sets them up for success with reading and sequencing the story. Don't you love the look on their faces when you pull out a book to read from a series they are familiar with??
This one has a ton of rich vocabulary, so I have added a lot of materials to "dig into" new words!
VOCABULARY GALORE (16 vocabulary words)
32 VOCABULARY Cards (words and definitions)
8 VOCABULARY PRINTABLES
Differentiated Materials for WRITING
SEQUENCING Sentences cut and paste
SEQUENCE THE STORY PICTURES cut and paste
BEGINNING, MIDDLE AND END
CAUSE AND EFFECT
WRITING prompts (10 pages)
EMERGENT READER (wow, I really had fun finding just the right graphics to match the text of this book!!)
EMERGENT READER (with text only...let the kids add the illustrations to match!)
What was your favorite part? (differentiated)
DESCRIBE A LEPRECHAUN
PROBLEM AND SOLUTION
READING SENTENCES TRUE OR FALSE?
ROLL A LEPRECHAUN GAME
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Clover
The Old Lady books offer so many literacy opportunities!
87 Pages of Literacy and Writing Activities!!
They are my all time favorite books to use for teaching sequencing!
The familiarity of the text really is perfect for emerging readers!
I love the confidence in their faces when I pull a book that has a familiar pattern! They just "dive into" the material with such confidence!!
Perfect for you or a sub tub emergency set of activities!
Lots here to spread out over many days!!!
POCKET CHART Pieces with Picture Cards, Word Cards, Ordinal Words Cards and Number Cards: USE THESE FOR RETELLING, SEQUENCING, RECALL AND MEMORY GAME!
Story Mats: in sequence and out of sequence (ideas and suggestions for using these are inlcuded)
Story Sentence Strips with graphics and text (11)
Retelling and Sequencing Craft Activity
A Variety of Sequencing Printables
Cut and Glue Activities
ABC Order Printable
Read and Color Printable
Creative Writing Prompts: differentiated
Draw and Write a Sentence
Write a Whole Page
Color and Black and White Options
St. Patrick's Day Writing Pages (8)
Emergent Reader with Text and Graphics (read and color)
Emergent Reader with Text only (children add the illustrations)
Describe the Old Lady
Roll and Color
I Have Who Has Card Game 22 cards with directions for two styles of playing
A Rainbow of My Own
These materials were inspired by the book A Rainbow of My Own by Don Freeman.
Absolutely perfect book for teaching and targeting spatial concepts!!
The little boy goes UP the rainbow and DOWN the other side..
He goes UNDER the rainbow...and OVER the rainbow!!!
Great for STEM activities centered around light and rainbows!
It is just what I need to get into a springtime mood!
Fun Rainbow Scene to color and Rainy Day Kids Stick Puppets (for positional word work)
Draw the rainbow in his room: Bedroom Scene Coloring Page
Comprehension: True or False
ABC Order with words from the story
Add the Punctuation
Predict and Favorite Part Printables (two levels...draw your answer or draw and write)
Emergent Reader with lots of good picture support for young readers (12 pages)
Beginning Middle and End (2)
Cut and Paste Activities
Pocket Chart Materials (12 pocket chart cards with focus on positional words)
Positional Words: up, down, behind, beside, under and over
Edible Rainbow Treat Activity-Snack
Rainbow Hair Activity
Writing Activities (4 writing prompts with a rainbow theme)
Rainbow Craft for your bulletin board or classroom door!
The preview includes all of the materials in two of the book companions....the files are too big for all 266 pages, but my book companions are all of a similar style and quality so you should get a good understanding of what is included!