By. Betty Tatham
Journeys 2nd Grade. Unit 5. Lesson 21.
There are focus wall posters for main subject focuses PLUS:
Main Ideas and Details Penguin Craft
Color by High Frequency Word
Roll a Spelling Word
Penguin Predictions Page
Describe a Penguin Page
Penguin Dictionary Entry
Penguin Pack Spelling Practice
High Frequency Practice
Penguin Chick Life Flip-Flap
Main Ideas and Detail penguin Craft: This is a cute little penguin craft to help practice finding the main ideas and details in the story.
Color Me by High Frequency Word: Students color according to where the word is at.
Roll a Spelling Word: Students will need a die for this activity. They roll the dice and practice writing their 12 main spelling words.
Penguin Predictions: This is a sheet to practice inferences/ predictions.
Describe A Penguin Page: This is a sheet to practice adjectives.
Penguin Dictionary Entry: Students practice making a dictionary entry of a word.
Penguin Pack Spelling Practice: This is a spelling sheet to practice the spelling words and alphabetical order.
Vocab Flip-Flap: Print these Pages back to back. Students fold these pages “hot dog” ways. They fill out the flip flap accordingly. If they are struggling with the definition portion, they can look it up in the glossary at the back of their book.
High Frequency Word Practice: This is helping practice high frequency words. They practice tracing, writing, and rainbow writing the words.
Penguin Chick Life Flip-Flap: Print these pages back to back. Students fold it like a brochure, and fill it out accordingly about the story
If you like this unit then I suggest pairing this with my non- fiction penguin unit that is common core aligned Let's Talk Penguins: A Non-fiction Unit
Also check out the main idea and detail penguins on my blog: