Need last minute sub plans? These are as easy as click and print! All you need is the book, The Rainbow Fish and you'll have 8 cross curricular activities to keep your students engaged while you are gone.
This thematic unit includes activities that correlate to the book (that you can find free on youtube or in most libraries). You can use these activities as needed or create an entire workbook for your students. The activities are described below and focus on literacy, math, and social skills.
--Story Elements: identify the characters, setting, problem, and solution
--Theme: write about the lesson that Rainbow Fish learned and how it could be used in your own life
--Sequencing: write and draw what happens in the beginning, middle, and end of the story
--Data Collection: survey your classmates on which sea creature they would like to be
--Bar Graph: create a bar graph with the data you collected
--Data Findings: create three questions that can be answered using your data
--Word Problems: six addition and subtraction thematic problems
--Coloring Page: create your own rainbow fish