Penguins Poem and Book:
This includes a cute primary reader about amazing penguins. Sentences rhyme which makes it an easy reader. Perfect for kindergartners and first graders!
Print the book in color to have a class copy.
For individual copies, set your printer to gray scale. It will still make a great take-home book!
It also includes some follow up writing activities.
A cloze activity is included for kids to demonstrate comprehension.
Kids finish this activity with a mini craft (a miniature habitat scene) which definitely adds to the fun.
Your first and second graders will be able to read this penguin mini book (with poetry/rhyming text) on their own or within a small group, Kids learn facts about penguins as they read this poem.
You can include this in your literacy center, or it can be a great activity to print out for your substitute teacher.
This is print friendly, because penguins look good in black and white ink!!
1. Vocabulary to preview text (nouns, verbs, adjectives)
2. Amazing Penguins Poem page
3. Book: Just print and cut the pages in half for a 10 page book.
4. Cloze writing page (plus answer key sheet)
5. Quick Writing Prompt: A response to the text
Make a mini habitat scene. This independent activity makes a cute little habitat scene for a student's desk. (Students can of course, add more paper objects to the scene.) Note: The craftivity is not shown in the preview.
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