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The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity

The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity
The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity
The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity
The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity
The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity
The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity
The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity
The Boy Who Cried... Read-Aloud Activity
Product Description
Do you love reading aloud to your primary students? We do too! It is one of our favorite times of the day. This read-aloud pack is unique in that it holds on to the tradition of reading aloud for pleasure, but also helps you meet core standards at the same time. We have included rigorous text dependent questions where students use evidence from the text to deepen their understanding of the story. We have also included graphic organizers and a writing in response to text activity to incorporate writing standards. This pack also includes an art piece to compliment the read-aloud.
Our lesson plans will guide you through 7 DAYS of close reading. Each day you will read the book for a different purpose and students will complete a different activity.

This pack includes:
-Detailed Lesson Plan with Examples
-Text Dependent Questions
-Story Mountains
-Vocabulary Graphic Organizers
-Text to Illustration Connection Graphic Organizers
-Letter Writing Paper

To teach these lessons you will need:
The Boy Who Cried Bigfoot by Dan Greeneburg
The Boy Who Cried Wolf B.G. Hennessy

Our buyers said:
"These books really kept my class engaged. Good compare/contrast units like this are hard to find! Great product!"
"I love doing these as a supplement to our lit program!"

This read-aloud is included in our May Read-Aloud Activities Bundle. For one month of read-alouds that meet the Core Standards, you can purchase the bundle at a discounted price!

The May Read-Aloud Activities Bundle includes:

Rosie Revere Engineer
The Boy Who Cried...
Anansi and the Talking Melon
Diary of a Worm
Last Day Blues

If you like this product, then you will LOVE all of our other read-alouds. You can purchase A Year of Read-Alouds, which includes every Core Coaches' read-aloud!

You can also purchase monthly themed bundles or purchase each read-aloud individually to suit your needs:

September Bundle
The Most Magnificent Thing
Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon and I Like Myself
The Invisible Boy
Stick and Stone
Peanut Butter and Cupcake

October Bundle
Bone Soup
Creepy Carrots
Beekle
Sam and Dave Dig a Hole
Piggie Pie
Pumpkin Eye

November Bundle
The Great Fuzz Frenzy
In November
Election Day
The Very First Thanksgiving Day
Turkey Trouble

December Bundle
Catch That Cookie
Memoirs of an Elf
Turkey Claus
Samurai Santa
Sad Santa
How Santa Got His Job

January Bundle
Martin's Big Words
Spaghetti with the Yeti
The Snow Beast
One Cool Friend
Footprints in the Snow
Bear Snores On

February Bundle
Land Shark
Groundhog's Day Off
A Crankenstein Valentine
The Giving Tree
Dragons Love Tacos
I am Abraham Lincoln

March Bundle
The Luckiest Leprechaun
The Emperor's Cool Clothes
Freckleface Strawberry
Three Little Aliens and Little Pigs Compare and Contrast
Spy Guy

April Bundle
Stuck
The Thing About Spring
Memoirs of a Hamster
Muncha Muncha Muncha
Tops and Bottoms
Michael Recycle

Visit our blog here to find out more about how to teach the Core one read-aloud at a time and to read more about our close reading lesson plans.

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Total Pages
51 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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