This work packet goes along with Eric Carle's story the very grouchy ladybug and free powerpoint available for download. There are math activities for time and reading phonics and vocabulary pages that integrate earth science and help students learn animal names and reinforce beginning letter sounds. These activities also reinforce retelling the story. Good for Kindergarten, 1, and 2nd grade. Activities also are good for ELL, Talented and Gifted as well as the regular classroom.
Keywords - Eric Carle, ladybug, whale, animals, bugs, insects, common core Math measurement 1 MD.B.3 and Reading language art Literary RL 1.2