Mrs. Wishy Washy's Farm by Joy Cowley (A Story Companion)

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I love using this story when we are talking about the farm. My kids love hearing it over and over again!

In this story companion you will find:
-6 Story elements anchor charts (characters, setting, plot, problem, solution, onomatopoeia)
-7 different story elements foldables (characters, settings, retelling-beginning middle and end, problem and solution, story brochure, Title/details, 2 vocabulary)
-comprehension worksheets:
-How did cow change from beginning to end of the story
-How did pig change from beginning to end of the story
-How did duck change from beginning to end of the story
-How did cow change from beginning to end of the story
-Mrs. Wishy Washy close-up
-My Favorite Part
-Retelling
-Reading response activities:
-Journal cover (if you choose to do a bunch of the activities, this is nice to have to put them together)
-Let’s Add to the Story
-Compare city vs. farm settings
-Beginning, middle and end
-Characters and setting sort
-Problem and Solution
-Story Map: Characters, Setting, problem and solution
-Cause and Effect
-Most Important part
-Bubble maps for all the characters
-Bubble map for Mrs. Wishy Washy’s feelings
-Bubble map for naming characters
-Venn Diagrams: cow vs. duck; Mrs. Wishy Washy vs. pig; pig vs. cow
-Prediction
-Roll with it! Title, Author, setting, characters, problem, solution
-Venn Diagrams comparing animals in the story to real life animals
-Sorting farm animals from not arm animals
-Visualize setting
-Visualize main character
-Who, What, Where, When, Why, How
-Story connection
-Pick your favorite character and describe them
-Venn Diagram: Compare Yourself to a Character of your choice
-Book Report/Review
-Write a letter to the author
-Write a letter to the illustrator
-List ways you are like Mrs. Wishy Washy and ways you are not like Mrs. Wishy Washy
-4 Character Close up! Pages for Mrs. Wishy Washy, Pig, Cow, Duck
-4 different “Re-Write the Story”: From the Point of View of Mrs. Wishy Washy’s, Pig, Cow and Duck
-- pocket chart survey
-Do you think the animals learned their lesson?
Included for each survey: student response slip for graphing, Question and other headers for pocket chart and a data recording and examination answer sheet. A writing page to defend their opinion given in the survey as well.
-vocabulary for the story: full and half page sheets, pocket chart/word wall set of the words with pictures.
-Write the Room Cards
-response sheet

The activities are common core aligned:

RL.1.1 I can ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
RL.1.2 I can identify the main topic and key details in a text.
RL.1.3 I can describe character, setting, and major events in a story.
RL.1.5 I can explain the differences between fiction and nonfiction text.
RL.1.7 I can use details in a story to describe characters, settings, and events.
RL.1.9 I can compare and contrast characters in stories.
W.1.1 I can write about my opinion and supply a reason.
W.1.5 I can respond to a writing prompt.
W.1.8 I can write about my experiences.
L.1.4 I can use context clues to figure out the meaning of a word or phrase.
1.MD.4 I can gather and interpret data and answer questions like how many, how many more or less


This story companion is packed full of activities for full group close reading, small group, literature circles. You can choose the activity sheets that apply to the concepts you would like to focus on! The activities are common core aligned and many use higher order critical thinking skills. Your children will be loving the activities and you will be loving how easy they are to implement! Win-Win!
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Mrs. Wishy Washy's Farm by Joy Cowley (A Story Companion)
Mrs. Wishy Washy's Farm by Joy Cowley (A Story Companion)
Mrs. Wishy Washy's Farm by Joy Cowley (A Story Companion)
Mrs. Wishy Washy's Farm by Joy Cowley (A Story Companion)
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