Piggie Pie Read-Aloud Activity

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Do you love reading aloud to your primary students? We do too! It is one of my favorite times of the day. This read-aloud pack is unique in that it holds on to the tradition of reading-aloud for pleasure, but also helps you meet core standards at the same time. We have included rigorous text dependent questions where students use evidence from the text to deepen their understanding of the story. We have also included a graphic organizer and writing in response to text activity to incorporate writing standards. This pack also includes an art piece to compliment the read-aloud and bulletin board headings to display the work.
Our lesson plans will guide you through 3 days of close reading. Each day you will read the book for a different purpose and students will complete a different activity.

This pack includes:
- A Detailed Lesson Plan with Photographs
-Text Dependent Questions
- Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then Graphic Organizer
-Writing in Response to Text
-Craft Pattern
-Bulletin Board Title

To teach these lessons you will need:
Piggie Pie and Zoom Broom by Margie Palatini

Our buyers say:
"Thanks! We used the Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then flip sheets that went perfectly with this book. Also, we used the alternate ending sheet and disguising the witch sheets. My students really enjoyed these activities!"
"I am in love with these lesson plans and can not wait to use them for many weeks to come!"

This read aloud is included in our October Read Aloud Activities Bundle. For 1 month of read alouds that meet the Core Standards purchase the October Bundle at a discounted price!
Bone Soup
Creepy Carrots
Sam and Dave Dig a Hole
Piggie Pie
Pumpkin Eye

If you like this product, then you will LOVE all of our other read-alouds. You can purchase A Year of Read-Alouds, which includes every Core Coaches' read-aloud!

You can also purchase monthly themed bundles or purchase each read-aloud individually to suit your needs:

September Bundle
The Most Magnificent Thing
Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon and I Like Myself
The Invisible Boy
Stick and Stone
Peanut Butter and Cupcake

November Bundle
The Great Fuzz Frenzy
In November
Election Day
The Very First Thanksgiving Day
Turkey Trouble

December Bundle
Catch That Cookie
Memoirs of an Elf
Turkey Claus
Samurai Santa
Sad Santa
How Santa Got His Job

January Bundle
Martin's Big Words
Spaghetti with the Yeti
The Snow Beast
One Cool Friend
Footprints in the Snow
Bear Snores On

February Bundle
Land Shark
Groundhog's Day Off
A Crankenstein Valentine
The Giving Tree
Dragons Love Tacos
I am Abraham Lincoln

March Bundle
The Luckiest Leprechaun
The Emperor's Cool Clothes
Freckleface Strawberry
Three Little Aliens and Little Pigs Compare and Contrast
Spy Guy

April Bundle
The Thing About Spring
Memoirs of a Hamster
Muncha Muncha Muncha
Tops and Bottoms
Michael Recycle

May Bundle
Rosie Revere Engineer
The Boy Who Cried...
Anansi and the Talking Melon
Diary of a Worm
Last Day Blues

Visit our blog here to find out more about how to teach the Core one read-aloud at a time and to read more about our close reading lesson plans.

Visit our blog here to find out more about Meeting the Core One Read-Aloud at a Time and/or Close Reading

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