Friday, September 25, 2020

If You Give A Mouse A Cookie! Interactive slides and paper pencil.


If you give a teacher these resources she will make her students smile!!

Have fun with this favorite story by Laura Numeroff.

If you give your students these activities they are sure to have fun!!
The packet contains:
Word work with ook words
ABC Order
Word Search
Cause and Effect
Beginning, Middle, End
Riddles...Who Took the Cookie From the Cookie Jar
Data Collection...favorite cookies
2 Partner Math Games
Writing...favorite part
Character Analysis
How to Make Cookies
If You Give a Student a Cookie

And you class will LOVE this interactive slide presentation.
It begins with a click and drag sequencing retell of the story.
This is followed by:
Sequencing activity with pictures. (click and drag)
Writing How to Make Cookies (Pictures provided for support)
Story retell using click and drag pictures (who, wanted, then)
Ending with Who Stole the Cookies from the Cookie Jar?
Riddles with click and drag pictures.
Students will read, write and retell this adorable story.
What happens if you get a cookie?

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

From Seed to Jack-o-lantern...Interactive and Paper Pencil!


You'll be glad you PICKED this resource.
From brightly colored, pumpkin themed anchor charts, SAVE MY INK practice pages, and a pumpkin craft to create a perfect pumpkin patch this packet will delight you.

The pumpkin theme fits perfect for October and into early November and contains activities that hit key Common Core Standards in reading, writing, and word work.

It contains activities and literature suggestions for:

How Many Seeds in A Pumpkin?

It's Pumpkin Time

Gail Gibbons Pumpkins

From Seed to Pumpkin...Scholastic

Pumpkin, Pumpkin

The Lumpy Pumpkin

At the end we placed a few math games into the "patch"!

In the packet you will find:


Word Search

ABC Order

Let's Make Words

Includes materials for a word work center


Colorful anchor charts on each

Colorful vocabulary cards for each

Save My Ink practice pages

5 Practice pages


Commas with multiple adjectives

3 types of sentences

5 practice pages


Colorful anchor charts for each style

Practice pages include...

Graphic Orgnaizers


Final Copy forms in simple to complex forms

Page for illustration


Anchor chart with poem

Poem with skills activity...identify adjectives

Write a sentence using adjectives

Pumpkin Personification


Informational, Realistic Fiction

My Lumpy Pumpkin

Pumpkin, Pumpkin

How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?

Pumpkins by Gibbons

Comprehension pages for each literature suggestion

Mini book containing informational text

True or False follow up

Reading for Detail

MATHEMATICS...Pumpkin Themed

Data Collection

Word Problems

Ordinal Numbers


Doubles...Gameboard with pumpkin Theme

You will not be sorry that you PICKED this packet!

You will also love this Interactive Slide Packet!
Slide One:  Informational Text...Students use the text to complete sentences.
Slide Two:  Pumpkin Life Cycle...Students click and drag the pictures into the correct order.
Slide Three:  Using pictures as clues students will write a sequence story "From seed to Pumpkin".
Slide Four:  A special pumpkin poem filled with adjectives.  Students will click and drag the adjectives to the box.
Slide Five:  Syllables and Click and drag ABC Order
Slide Six:  Students will find their favorite pumpkin face and pumpkin treat and describe it.
Slide Seven:  Click and drag sequencing and click and drag pictures using ordinal numbers.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Read and Write with a Scarecrow Theme!


Using a scarecrow theme this resource is filled with activities to support and enrich building comprehension skills..

The books used are:

The Lonely Scarecrow by Tim Preston

Scarecrow's Hat by Ken Brown

Scarecrow by Cynthia Rylant

Scarecrow Boy by Margaret Brown Wise

**I love putting a scarecrow up and creating a reading corner. 

**These books can also be found as read aloud stories online.

The packet contains:

Strategies listed for posting

Graphic Organizers and Activities

The Lonely Scarecrow...recall details, KWL, Author's Purpose

Scarecrow's Hat...Main Idea, Sequencing, Cause and Effect

Scarecrow...Inferences, Summarize, Predict

Scarecrow Boy...Compare and Contrast, Fact and Opinion, Definition (using text)

The packet ends with Making Connections.

Any book may be used.

Text to Self

Text to Text

Text to World

There are also some treats with the October Packet:


Word Search

Making Words

Mini Book


Vocabulary for posting.

And now an interactive Google Slide Resource with a scarecrow theme.
Slide One:  Informational Text
Slide Two:  Writing...A scarecrow is, has, can
Slide Three: Organizer for gather thoughts to write about scarecrows.
Slide Four: Write about the scarecrow.
Slide Five: Build a and drag pieces.
Slide Six: Poem...Click and drag pieces to answer who, what, where using text in poem.
Slide Seven:  Poem...Click and drag your opinion.
Slide Eight:  Making words with the letters in scarecrow. Click and drag letters.
Slide Nine:  Compound words.  Click and drag to make a compound work.
Slide Ten: Writing about math.  Use the picture to answer number questions.

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Interactive...There was an old woman who swallowed some leaves!

Your class will love this resource.
They can read and reread.
Key words are underlined.
Students will click and drag for the old lady to swallow.
Students will build a scarecrow.
Students will match pictures to word.
Students will read and fill in the missing word.
Students will love this slide presentation.

Happy Autumn with:

The Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Leaves.

Your kiddos will love this story! It is perfect for reading, singing, and retelling.

Now with this packet you can enhance your literacy program with specific common core skills.

Sequencing...Order of events

Cause and Effect

Label...Cut and paste

Story Retell

Word Search...vocabulary from story

ABC Order...vocabulary from story

Text to Self...Illustration or write

2 Gameboards...Roll and win! (Partner Communication)


How to Make Hot Chocolate

Let's make words...scarecrow

Ideas on Scarecrows


12 Colorful vocabulary cards for posting