Who doesn't love Scaredy Squirrel? Your students will just love this character by author, Melanie Watt. Scaredy Squirrel is a squirrel in the forest that is afraid of everything and has a daily routine that he rarely strays from. Until one day, he drops his emergency kit and drops from the tree, only to find out he's really a flying squirrel! He finally overcomes some of his fears and begins to try new things.
Included in this literacy unit is the following:
~Vocabulary Word Wall Cards
~Vocabulary flip books and a variety of no-prep printables
~Squirrels Anchor Chart to help build schema and anticipation of reading story
~Squirrels Comprehension printables with questions
~Story Element Printables (a wide range of printables that touch on theme, setting, events, summarizing, etc.)
~Directed Drawing activity of Scaredy Squirrel
~Comprehension Task Cards that test the students on their understanding of the text. Can be used in small groups or a center. Recording sheet included.
~Making Words Letters
Please see the preview for a look at everything included in this cute unit!
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