The Snow Globe Family | Printable and Digital

Grade Levels
2nd - 3rd
Formats Included
  • Zip
44 pages
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The Snow Globe Family by Jane O'Connor is a great story to read in winter. This picture book companion is filled with comprehension activities, vocabulary practice, and a snow globe craft booklet.

When you download this .zip file, you will find three resources:

  • Original File - this is a printable packet for students with teacher answer keys
  • Google Slides Link - copy and assign the student pages in Google Classroom
  • Student PDF - this is a fillable PDF that students can type directly onto

File Contents:

Pg. 1 Cover

Pg. 2 File Contents

Pg. 3 Book Summary

Pg. 4 Reading Response Journal Cover

Pg. 5-6 Comprehension Cards (color, B/W)

Pg. 7-8 Comprehension Questions (written response)

Pg. 9-10 Story Elements Spinner (color, B/W)

Pg. 11-12 Sequencing Activity

Pg. 13-15 Retell and Summary Graphic Organizers
Pg. 16 Compare and Contrast the Two Families

Pg. 17-20 Vocabulary Cards with Definitions (color, B/W)

Pg. 21 Vocabulary Match-Up

Pg. 22 Vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks

Pg. 23-25 Snow Globe Directions and Examples

Pg. 26 Snow Globe Writing Prompts

Pg. 27-38 Snow Globe Templates

Pg. 39-43 Answer Keys

Pg. 44 Credits

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Please Note: You will need access to the book The Snow Globe Family to use this resource. This book is not included with this download. I suggest you see if this book is available to check out in your school or public library.


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