Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola is an award-winning story of a grandma witch and her bumbling new assistant. (Please note: Book sold separately, online or in stores.) Following reading, enhance literacy, language and listening skills with this Strega Nona comprehension game!
Simply tape the game board together and place playing cards in the designated areas. Roll a die and move around the board, answering questions as drawn. The first player to reach the finish wins!
Included in this file are: A large game board, 20 Comprehension Question cards, 20 Social Question cards (asking students to infer feelings, take different perspectives and role play), 20 Functions and Attribute cards (asking students to find items in the book matching the given function/attribute), Synonyms (Read/Listen to a sentence from the book and choose a synonym for the underlined word from a choice of three), Analogies (including pictures), and Non-Fiction Listening Comprehension (Listen to a passage about a related topic and answer the question).
Your students are sure to enjoy this book and the companion game!