Where's the Monkey Positional Words Activity Pack

Barbara Kilburn
Grade Levels
PreK - 1st, Homeschool
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Have fun learning about positional words (prepositional phrases) with your little kiddos! This story features a silly monkey that moves all over the jungle. The following positional words are featured in this story: between, on top of, behind, under, next to, and over. Both color and black and white versions of the pocket chart and positional word cards are included. Best of all--this activity is LOW-PREP and the easy predictable text is perfect for beginning readers!

This activity pack includes the following:

➤Full-color big book version of the story "Where's the Monkey?"
➤Pocket Chart version of the book, "Where's the Monkey?"
➤Picture cards that feature the prepositional words from the story.
➤Three different versions of student worksheets
➤Student blackline version of the story


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Total Pages
32 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use the most frequently occurring prepositions (e.g., to, from, in, out, on, off, for, of, by, with).
Read emergent-reader texts with purpose and understanding.
Read common high-frequency words by sight (e.g., the, of, to, you, she, my, is, are, do, does).
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Understand that words are separated by spaces in print.


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