In this unit you will find the following:
-15 Story elements and comprehension anchor charts (characters, setting, plot, characters, setting, plot, problem, solution, central message, author’s purpose, visualize, summarize, predictions, connections, questions, vocabulary inference, important ideas)
-14 different story elements foldables and other response sheets (characters, settings, retelling beginning middle and end, cause and effect, story brochure, Title/details, Main character, retelling, Central message, My favorite part)
-Response to reading worksheets that include a cover page, so that you can choose the pages/topics you would like to use print, staple and go! Use them in centers, listening centers, full group close reading, literature circles, guided reading! Tons of different options! You can easily use the book for a week or just a day or two! You can choose! Includes story maps, making connections, and other various comprehension activity sheets!
-write the room cards and student response sheet
-first day of school crown
-My First Week of School book
-“At School” emergent reader
-“This is me” craftivity
-retelling interactive booklet (with a handy pocket to store the puppets in when not using!)
Name game-“If your Name Starts with…” song cards
-All About me chain: So much fun to make! Take a week and do one or two “links” each day to add to the chain. Have them share their “links” with a new partner each day.
-All About Me Puzzle: Have them share their puzzles with each other! Fun, engaging activities to go along with this Beginning of School classic!!!!