The Polar Express
The following are the skills that are covered:
**ABC Order (cut and paste)
**Which Character ~ (Probability)
**Find the shape ~ shape boxes (words from the story)
**Subject and Predicate ~ Directions: Color the subject red and the predicate green.
**Word Problems: Directions: Read and complete each word problem below. Show your work.
**Balance the Presents: Directions: Find 2 sets of presents that equal the same. Glue them above the scale.
**Ticket Sales Picture Graph
**Handwriting ~ Write the words 3 times each.
**How To Make Hot Chocolate ~ Write the steps on how to make hot chocolate.
**2 Syllable Words ~ Directions: Help the train travel to the North Pole. Start at the top. Follow and color the boxes with the words that have 2 syllables, until you get to the end.
**Venn Diagram ~Directions: Compare and contrast the movie and the book of the The Polar Express.
**Taking Notes ~ Directions: Take notes as you watch or listen to the book and/or movie.
**Flashcards (10 words)
**Unscramble the sentences ~ Directions: Unscramble the sentences and write them correctly on the line.
**Roll, Read, and Color (Words from the story)
**Character, Setting, Plot Booklet
**Choose 4 words from word box. Write them in complete sentences.
**Retelling Booklet –
Directions: Fill out the characters and the setting page. Start at the beginning of the story. Retell what happened at the beginning, 4 details in the middle, and then the end. Write at least 2 sentences on each page. Illustrate each page.
**Comprehension Questions: Directions: Answer each question in a complete sentence.
**Writing: If you were chosen to receive the 1st gift of Christmas, what would you choose? Why?
**Writing: What was your favorite part of the story? Why?
**(ai, ay) Word Sort (Cut and Paste)
**How many words can you make from
**Exclamation or Statement? Directions: Read the sentences at the bottom of the page. Cut and paste to the correct column.
**Question of Command? Directions: Read the sentences at the bottom of the page. Cut and paste to the correct column.
**These pages will help supplement the story, The Polar Express.
**Not every page is listed above (Total of 51 pages)