Tacky the Penguin - A Story Kit

Tacky the Penguin - A Story Kit
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This story kit contains everything you need to complete whole group reading lessons, writing lessons and literacy stations. Activities for literacy stations include: word work, listening, writing and reading.

1.UniqueWord Web - Use the word web to introduce “Unique”

2.Making Predictions – Includes a graphic, chart headers and 2 recording page - Option #1 draw pictures Option #2 - draw a picture and write a sentence

3.Charactersand Setting – Chart Headers, Picture Cards and 2 recording pages to allow for differentiation

4.Sequencingand Retelling - Pocket Chart Pictures and Word Cards – use the cards to place the events in the order they appear in the story.RetellingPocket Chart Pictures and Word Cards – use the cards to retell the beginning, middle and end of the story. A Retelling anchor chart is included. along with a cut and paste activity and 4 recording sheets.

5.Making Connections – Headers - attach to chart paper and record ideas under the headers. Use the recording pages to make a text to self connection or a text to text connection. 3options included to provide differentiation.

6.Character Traits – Option #1 Bubble map - Write adjectives that describe squirrel Option 2 – record inside and outside traits. Writing Page - Use this character traits to write about Tacky.

7.Describe a shirt - Activity One: Write adjectives to describe a shirt. Activity Two: Fill in the Blank to describe your shirt. Activity Three: Design a Shirt: A Crayon Resist Activity

8.Compare and Contrast - Compare Tacky and his companions or Tacky and a real penguin. Chart headers and Venn Diagram recording sheet included

9.Labeling Pages – 5optionsto meet the needs of your students.: write the wordsin the boxes, use a word box to label, cut and paste, trace the words, and a blank page for students to choose what parts they want to label

10.Writing – Fivewriting prompts are included. Two options for each prompt are included for differentiation.

11.Write the Room Activity - Allows for differentiation

12.Beginning Digraphs - 10 picture cards and a recording sheet

13.CVC words - 20 picture cards and recording page. 4 different options allows for differentiation

14.Listening - Scan the QR code and listen to the story. 2 pages allow for differentiation

15.Craftivity– Tacky

16. Stem Activity - Build a hideout for the penguins

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Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose opinion pieces in which they tell a reader the topic or the name of the book they are writing about and state an opinion or preference about the topic or book (e.g., My favorite book is...).
Demonstrate basic knowledge of one-to-one letter-sound correspondences by producing the primary sound or many of the most frequent sounds for each consonant.
Isolate and pronounce the initial, medial vowel, and final sounds (phonemes) in three-phoneme (consonant-vowel-consonant, or CVC) words. (This does not include CVCs ending with /l/, /r/, or /x/.)
Total Pages
121 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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