This companion pack contains a variety of activities to target literacy and language skills in ages 3 through 8. Two detailed lesson plans are also included. This companion pack is designed to be used with the book Penguins Love Color The book is NOT included with this purchase.
Penguins Love Colors is a cute story about penguins who love colors and make a surprise for their Mama. Great story to target colors as well as simple story comprehension.
Pages 2-3: Lesson One & Lesson Two and additional activities/ideas to use with the book
Page 4: Worksheet: color the penguin’s clothes using your favorite color
Page 5: Directions for “Dress Mr. Penguin” game
Pages 6-9: Game boards and cards for “Dress Mr. Penguin” game
Page 10: Game board (targeting colors)
Pages 11: WHY questions cards (about the book)
Pages 12-13: Vocabulary cards for review or use with game (page 10)
Pages 14-15: Sorting by color boards
Pages 16-17: Sorting cards to use with pages 14-15
Page 18: Black and white “color board” to have students color to sort by favorite colors.
Page 19: Size sorting pictures – target er/est
Page 20-21: Size sorting mats – target er/est
Pages 22-23: Literacy – Reading color words
Pages 24-25: Math – counting penguins
Pages 26-27: Math – coloring amount to equal given number
Page 28: Literacy – Identify the letter P
Page 29: Literacy – Write a sentence about your favorite part
Pages 30: Literacy – Story pyramid
Page 31: Articulation homework worksheet (fill in target words)
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The zip file also contains 3 files of emergent readers to use separately or along with the book, Penguins Love Colors. Information about the emergent readers:
1) Look! It’s a Penguin! This mini-reader targets colors and color words. There are 2 versions: color version for you and black & white version for your students to color and take home.
2) What is Penguin Doing? This black & white mini-reader targets action words.
3) Penguin Loves: This file is actually 10 black & white mini-readers; each one targeting a different color.
Want to hear/see the story online? Check it out here
Attention: This document can and should be used in conjunction with the book, Penguins Love Colors. It should be stated that LyndaSLP123 is not affiliated with the book’s talented author, Sarah Aspinall, or the publisher, Scholastic Inc.