This story is perfect for emerging readers and ESL/ELL students. The story, “What Can You Make With These Shapes?” helps children practice vocabulary relating to shapes while also inspiring them to be creative. The simple and repetitive sentence patterns will boost the reader’s confidence as they progress through the book. The large text and clear images ensure the reader will focus on the words as they read. After reading the story, there are speaking, listening and writing activities connected to the story. This is the third in a set of twenty books that young learners will actually enjoy reading. There are reading videos that support this story and more available at www.teacherdonald.com.
*Look for the PowerPoint version of this story so you can share this story with an entire class of young readers.