This PowerPoint Presentation (.pdf format), along with a 2 page vocabulary activity, supports the delightful story of Stellaluna, written by Janell Cannon. The PowerPoint presents 17 vocabulary words found in the text, along with illustrations to assist with understanding. It is meant to be a pre-reading activity to support students with learning unfamiliar words. Decoding skills is the focus during the PowerPoint, and is designed to improve both comprehension and fluency.
A word definition page is provided for the cloze activity sheet, wherein students complete the cloze to create a summary of the story. The word definition sheet serves as the "word bank" for the cloze activity.
PLEASE NOTE: You do NOT have to purchase the book! An online version of this story is available at www.storylineonline.net. Either bookmark it on student desktops or upload to Schoology. Students can use this electronic version of the book as a resource as they work! It works as a great motivator and acts as a read aloud for emergent readers.
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