Math and ELA Activities
The Grouchy Ladybug by Julie DeFelice
This flipchart was created using ActivInspire a program used with ActivBoards. These activities are suitable for 1st- 4th grade.
The pages include the following skills:
Link to watch a Brainpopjr.com movie about telling time
Interactive clock for teacher to model telling time
Aphid array (skip counting, division, or multiplication practice)
Time Vocabulary: quarter-to, quarter-past, half-past
Measuring Practice- Use interactive ruler (Story animals are used to measure)
Identifying and modeling quotation marks
Compound word find within text
More quotation mark practice
Mini Writing lesson (Using quotation marks)
Comprehension Test to use with ActiVoters/Expressions
Questions focus on main idea of The Grouchy Ladybug, details, predictions, author's purpose, and identifying genre.