This is the same story that is offered online through a major retailer. The Big White Hen is a story that weaves higher level vocabulary throughout the text. In addition it outlines strategies for using context clues to help young readers learn to define unfamiliar words. The Big White Hen is a story of two chickens that need to find a new home. Farmer Tony brings them to live on his farm. Will they find friends and happiness there?? Find out what happens… and learn some new words. This story can be used by a Speech Language Pathologist, teacher, parent or any more mature reading partner to provide a wonderful opportunity to discuss targeted unfamiliar words in a way which may lead the child to generate their own understanding. The ability to understand what you’re reading using context is an important reading comprehension strategy, which can be addressed and taught in this natural and enjoyable manner. Enjoy!
This product is full color and meant to be printed and trimmed to size. There is white margin left for whatever type of binding you choose (staples, plastic binding etc). Check out The Big White Hen Book Companion, which offers many more opportunities to use the story as a foundation to teach a variety of skills. Thank you for purchasing!