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How funny is this book?!!
I've always loved this rule, and now the cutest book ever will help your kids understand why it's important to have rules and that sometimes we don't always get what we want!
Why did Melvin throw a fit sequencing (cut and glue with pictures)
Why did Melvin throw a fit? Writing
Write Melvin a letter and explain why throwing a fit is a bad idea!
Draw and Write about a time you didn't get what you wanted
Design your Dream Backpack (in the story, Melvin wanted a dinosaur backpack and got a robot backpack instead)
Why are rules important? printable
What does it mean to be disappointed?
Write about a time you didn't get what you wanted!
Do you think "Get what you get..." is a good rule? Why or why not?
Draw/Write/Sequence Get What You Get Book
Melvin's Class Poster "You Get What You Get and You Don't Throw a Fit!"
Use these materials along with the book You Get What You Get by Julie Gassman.
The book isn't included, but you will need a copy to read before doing the activities!