This is a complete unit for the poetic story, The Busy Tree by Jennifer Ward. The story is not included here but can be purchased on Amazon or nearest bookstore.
After purchasing book, I type the words on a document for students to utilize when doing word work.
This unit includes:
Vocabulary--identify the context clue then use dictionary to find definition
Turn and Talk--describe favorite part of story to partner
Act It Out--students act out the verbs in the story
Tree Parts--identify how the parts of tree are used
Animal Needs--identify how animals use the tree
Awesome Adjectives--determine what adjectives are used in the story
Comprehension Quiz--3 versions (A,B, and C) for differentiation