This 43 pages mini-book is a companion to the book “There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bell” and is full of activities to enrich the story.
Pack contains 3 main files and also 2 support files (dice and wheel and answer key). Activities included are appropriate for literacy or math's centers, whole class activities and home study as well.
PPT animated presentation to use it in the classroom with any type of interactive board. Use F5 for full screen and clicks or keyboard arrows to run presentation.
Two PDF files (color and BW) for printing.
I have included activities that target sequencing, story retell, comprehension, basic language concepts, and basic math’s operations as patterns, comparisons, addition, multiplication etc.
Slides/pages 2-16 contain the story with pictures and questions.
Slides/pages 18-22 target story comprehension and sequencing. The pictures are combined with text boxes for each student to complete with guidance, independently, or with a small group. Page 19 targets story comprehension with questions being asked - what, where, who, how.
Slide/pages 23-34 contain grammar activities as verb swallow and synonyms verbs tenses, rhymes, syllables, alphabetical order, sorting verb and nouns, punctuation marks and scrambled sentences.
Slide/pages 35-42 target to math’s activities.
All materials are aligned with Common Core Standards. Activities were created by Maria Zappa-Kasapidi from www.schoolesssons.gr and most images are original artwork.
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