Here's a bundle with my Tacky's Christmas and Tacky the Penguin Book Companions combined!
I love read alouds and book companions for emerging readers!
My book companions are designed to get the children involved with the story, learn reading strategies by digging deeper into the story, interact with vocabulary from the text and most importantly, to develop of love of reading!
Here's what is included in the book companion for Tacky the Penguin:
Making Predictions Printable
Draw Tacky the Penguin
Decorate the Tacky Shirts! Kids love this activity!!! Great for a bulletin board display too!
Problem and Solution
Compare and Contrast Tacky and the other penguins
ABC Order: Write the words from the story in ABC order
Comprehension Question Cards (16)
Emergent Reader: Color and Read
Beginning-Middle-End Printable: children read the three sentences on the bottom of the sheet, and then decide which happened in the beginning, middle and end, then glue them in the spaces provided.
Story Sequencing Sentences
Cut and glue the sentences in order to make sense with the theme of ....
someone, wanted, but, then... finally!
Penguin BUMP math addition game
Roll and Cover
Roll two dice, add the sum and cover that number!
I laminate this mat and copy it on heavy weight paper.
Children can play at a math center.
Each child gets their own game mat and share the dice.
Take turns rolling and covering until someone has covered all the numbers on their game mat!
Vocabulary Word Work
Draw a Definition Game Board
Vocabulary Cards and Definition Cards (28 Cards)
ABC letter recognition work (this is thrown in as an extra...I made this set for a special education class that needed letter and sound work...so it's an extra for you!)*I am not charging any extra for these! They are just an add on!!!
All of the pages are represented in the preview, so you can see exactly what is included!
Here's what is included in the book companion for Tacky's Christmas:
Favorite Part Printable
Beginning Middle and End Printable: cut and glue
Main Character Details
Story Map: so fun in the shape of a tree!
Sequencing Sentences Activity Printable (2 pages)
Problem and Solution graphic organizer
Roll and Answer Game Mat
Penguin Addition Game (2 dice)
Read and Color Printables (2)
Emergent Reader: The Cold Penguin ( 9 pages)
**with an "I can see...." repetition-pattern
Tacky's Patterning Strips
Christmas Light Patterns
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