Where the Wild Things Are | Book Study Activities

Rated 4.74 out of 5, based on 226 reviews
226 Ratings
Anita Bremer
8.4k Followers
Grade Levels
K - 1st, Homeschool
Standards
Formats Included
  • PDF
Pages
72 pages
$7.00
$7.00
Share this resource
Report this resource to TPT
Anita Bremer
8.4k Followers
Also included in
  1. Help your students dig deep in their reading with this Picture Book Bundle of book study literacy units your students will LOVE! The units are packed with Common Core aligned activities for Kindergarten and First Grade. The craftivities make wonderful bulletin board displays to showcase learning. Ea
    Price $45.00Original Price $63.00Save $18.00
  2. Help your students dig deep into their reading with this ENDLESS book study bundle of literacy units! The units are packed with Common Core aligned activities for Kindergarten and First Grade. The craftivities make wonderful bulletin board displays to showcase learning.Each book study unit can be us
    Price $795.00Original Price $1113.00Save $318.00

Description

This is a book study literacy unit for Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak. The unit is packed with Common Core aligned activities for Kindergarten and First Grade.

This book study unit can be used as a whole class activity, during small group guided reading time, as individual student work, or as part of a book club. Simply copy a pack for each student. You may wish to choose to implement pages that best fit your students’ learning abilities.

Your students will LOVE Max and the Wild Things!

THIS UNIT INCLUDES:

STORY ELEMENTS ACTIVITIES

  • student unit cover page
  • story elements
  • making predictions
  • character traits
  • character analysis
  • story retell
  • story events
  • story clues

MAKING CONNECTIONS ACTIVITIES

  • making mental images
  • opinion pages
  • text-to-self connections
  • If I Were a Wild Thing...
  • design a crown

WRITING ACTIVITIES

  • writing retell pages
  • writing story prompt

VOCABULARY ACTIVITIES

  • making words
  • vocabulary word search
  • syllable sorting
  • vocabulary word sort
  • alphabetical order

COMPREHENSION ACTIVITIES

  • cause and effect
  • problems and solutions
  • author's purpose
  • main idea/theme
  • fiction and non-fiction story elements
  • true or false comprehension questions
  • reading notes
  • personal response page

BOOKMARKS

  • Wild About Reading bookmarks in color and black & white

LEARNING STANDARDS CHECKLISTS

  • learning standards checklist charts for Common Core, TEKS, VA SOL

MORE PICTURE BOOK STUDIES

Miss Nelson is Missing

The Day the Crayons Quit

The Recess Queen

Harry the Dirty Dog

Scaredy Squirrel Makes a Friend

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

The Gruffalo

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Note: Leave feedback on my resource and you'll get $ off future purchases!

©Anita Bremer

Permission by author for single classroom use only.

I love it when you share my products with your colleagues! Please do so legally, by purchasing additional licenses- they are available at a discounted price!

Uploading this product onto a platform for your own students to use during distance learning is permitted. In all other cases, uploading this product onto the internet (even to a personal/classroom website) is prohibited and is a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

Total Pages
72 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.

Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
With prompting and support, retell familiar stories, including key details.
With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.
With prompting and support, name the author and illustrator of a story and define the role of each in telling the story.
With prompting and support, describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear (e.g., what moment in a story an illustration depicts).

Reviews

Questions & Answers

8.4k Followers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up