Thanksgiving Read Aloud Freebie: Bear Says Thanks, Interactive Lesson Plans

Grade Levels
K - 2nd, Homeschool
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8 pages

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Interactive Read Alouds are an integral part of any classroom. This book companion for Bear Says Thanks by Karma Wilson makes them easy and fun! It includes print and go lesson plans, easy to follow directions and activities for kindergarten, first and second grades.

This Resource Includes:

  1. Interactive Read Aloud planner for 1 complete interactive read aloud.
  2. Sticky note printables.
  3. Sticky note template to use when printing
  4. 1 Reading & retelling worksheet


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This Interactive Read Aloud is intended for kindergarten through second grade and is a great read aloud for Thanksgiving, but could be read all year long.

It has been an excellent resource for teaching and enhancing the oral language of my students. Interactive read alouds are an integral part of any balanced literacy program.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.
Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about grade 1 topics and texts with peers and adults in small and larger groups.


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