This literacy activity set contains activities for the Reading Wonders Unit 6 Week 5 story, Books to the Ceiling. These activities can be used as literacy centers or for small group instruction. The activities in this set include:
A Library Full of New Vocabulary ~ Students practice reading sentences and choose the correct vocabulary word to complete the sentence.
Sorting Books~ Students read sentence cards and choose whether an underlined word is an adjective or adverb. Students write the word in the correct box on a recording sheet.
Making Words~ Students build -ar, -er, and -or words with letter cards and record their words.
Tell Me About It! ~ A summarizing graphic organizer that students can use to summarize the events from the story. This graphic organizer can be used with any story to review this skill.
Books of Metaphors~ Students read sentence cards and find the metaphors. Then students write down the two things compared in the metaphor and what the metaphor sentence means on their recording sheet.
I hope you enjoy using these activities to help teach the skills for the story!