The Very Sleepy Bear is the newest edition in the Nick Bland Bear series! It is a beautiful rhyming story involving a sneaky fox. To make the most out of this unit, you will need a copy of the story - The Very Sleepy Bear by Nick Bland.
In this literacy unit you will find 18 different literacy activities, some with multiple versions, making it easy to differentiate for you little learners. There are over 40 pages to choose from! The unit is ready to go, all you have to do is choose the activities you wish to do and print the no prep pages.
What is included!
Retell & Sequencing:
Draw the beginning, middle and ending of the story.
Draw and write the beginning, middle and ending.
Cut and paste the pictures in the right order.
Story board – setting, characters, beginning, middle and end (2 versions – just drawing and drawing and writing)
Character description: Bear
Character traits: Bear and Fox
Problem and solution
Compare and contrast: The beginning of the story, to the end of the story.
Cause and Effect: Draw what happened after 3 different events in the story.
Feelings and connecting: Bear’s feelings x 2
Setting: Draw the setting from the story
Characters: Draw the characters from the story or label the characters from the story.
Draw the places that Fox took Bear.
Sentence cut and paste: 2 versions
Cloze: 2 versions – 1 writing, 1 cut and paste x 2 different sentences.
Favourite part – 3 versions
Design a cosy home for Bear.
Rhyming cut and paste match up page.
Colour rhyming pictures (27 colour cards)
Colour sequencing cards – 12 scene cards from the story. Perfect for a story map.
The Very Cranky Bear Unit: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Very-Cranky-Bear-Literacy-Unit-3742671
The Very Itchy Bear Unit: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Very-Itchy-Bear-Literacy-Unit-3742556
The Very Hungry Bear: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Very-Hungry-Bear-Literacy-Unit-3750298
The Very Noisy Bear: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Very-Noisy-Bear-3751848
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