This packet is intended for use with the book "When the Elephant Walks" by Keiko Kasza **book not included**
Contents & Directions:
pg. 1: Cover Page
pg. 2: Table of Contents and Instructions
pg. 3-4: Animal Vocabulary Match – Cut apart cards. Shuffle the clue cards. Students select a card, you read the clues and see if they can identify the animal being described.
pg. 5: Vocabulary Match – Use the words to complete the sentences, then use the words to create sentences of your own.
pg. 6-7: Safari Synonym Puzzles – Print pages on cardstock and laminate if desired. Cut apart the crocodile picture. Use the puzzle mat (pg. 7) to match the words that have the same meaning and assemble the puzzle.
pg. 8-9: Blank Safari Synonym Puzzles – Use these blank puzzles to create additional puzzles targeting words of your choice.
pg.10-11: Animal Memory Game – Print both sets of pictures on cardstock and laminate if desired. Cut apart the cards, turn them over and mix them up to play a memory game. Foil cards included.
pg. 12: Story Retell – Insert this page into a sheet protector. Use the cards to identify story elements. Students can draw or write their answers on the cards, or answer orally. The animal pictures from the Animal Vocabulary Match (pg. 3) can also be used to retell the story.
pg. 13-14: Elephant Walk Game – Open-ended board game to use as reinforcement for a variety of activities. Print both pages and attach to file folder for a more sturdy game board.
pg. 15: Suggested Apps and Related Books to use alongside When the Elephant Walks (This page is FREE if you download the preview.)
pg. 16 – Credits Page
Thank you for purchasing this product. I hope you and your students like it and find many ways to learn from it. Be sure to leave feedback and get your TpT credits!
Abby from Schoolhouse Talk