This PowerPoint presentation will allow you to share the story, “What Is In Your Schoolbag?” with an entire class of emerging readers and ESL/ELL students. The story, “What Is In Your Schoolbag?” helps children practice vocabulary relating to school. 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 that can be done as a whole class. This is the first 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 .pdf version of this story so you can print a copy of this story for your students.