Tall Tales Activities

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Do you teach Tall Tales? Then this is just the book unit you need! Tall Tales Activities, Reading Activities, Teaching Reading, Learning, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Reading Comprehension, Genre Study, Third Grade Reading

Tall Tales Activities Graphic Organizers, Writing and Reading Comprehension

Do you teach Tall Tales? Then this is just the book unit you need! I've created both reading and writing activities accompanied by a lap book project that your students will love, AND that can be used with any tall tale. After teaching Tall Tales with my third graders for many years, it has become one of my favorite genres. I’m thrilled to offer my resources in a new lap book format. These activities work well in an interactive notebook too. $7

Here is our anchor chart about tall tales. Boy have these kiddos loved tall tales. We covered John Henry, Pecos Bill, and Paul Bunyan. Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Tall Tales Activities, Book Activities, American Folk Songs, Traditional Literature, 1st Grade Science

Mrs. Whitehurst's Class

A new common core standard for first grade is context clues. I had never taught context clue directly before and was excited to create a new unit! I read an article our reading coach gave us on context clues and suggested the book Henry P. Baloney to teach children context clues. It was perfect and hilarious at the same time. THE KIDS LOVED IT!! It was presented to the children over a five day period. I did 3 days and Ms. Toledo did the last two days which was fun to teach and observe this…

As students read text, it is important for them to be able to ask and answer questions such as who, what, when, where and why. Use the resources below to help practice common core standards 2nd Grade Ela, 3rd Grade Reading, Student Reading, Teaching Reading, Reading Time, Second Grade, Teaching Tools, Question And Answer, This Or That Questions

Ask & Answer Questions in Informational Text

This collection is designed to help you with working on asking and answering questions in informational text with your students.

Set of 28 graphic organizers and 6 posters to review folk tales. They can be used with any book or story. There are graphic organizers to review fairy tales, tall tales, fables, pourquoi tales and trickster tales. They review the elements of each of these folk tales, characters and comparison of folk tales. The preview shows every page as well as the posters. Library Lesson Plans, Library Lessons, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Learning, Tall Tales Activities, Trickster Tales, Teach English To Kids, Traditional Literature

Folktales Graphic Organizers

Set of 28 graphic organizers and 6 posters to review folk tales. They can be used with any book or story. There are graphic organizers to review fairy tales, tall tales, fables, pourquoi tales and trickster tales. They review the elements of each of these folk tales, characters and comparison of folk tales. The preview shows every page as well as the posters.

Set of 28 graphic organizers and 6 posters to review folk tales. They can be used with any book or story. There are graphic organizers to review fairy tales, tall tales, fables, pourquoi tales and trickster tales. They review the elements of each of these folk tales, characters and comparison of folk tales. The preview shows every page as well as the posters. Library Lesson Plans, Library Lessons, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Learning, Tall Tales Activities, Trickster Tales, Teach English To Kids, Traditional Literature

Folktales Graphic Organizers

Set of 28 graphic organizers and 6 posters to review folk tales. They can be used with any book or story. There are graphic organizers to review fairy tales, tall tales, fables, pourquoi tales and trickster tales. They review the elements of each of these folk tales, characters and comparison of folk tales. The preview shows every page as well as the posters.

These activities are themed around the tall tales of Johnny Appleseed, Davy Crockett, John Henry, Paul Bunyan, and Annie Oakley. Included in this packet:*Circle map, tree map, and writing paper for each tall tale hero*A center for each hero     * Johnny Appleseed-rhyming words     * Davy Crockett-syllable sort     * John Henry-types of sentences sort     * Paul Bunyan-compound words     * Annie Oakley Tall Tales Activities, Autumn Activities, Art Activities, Fourth Grade Writing, Circle Map, Tree Map, Davy Crockett, Paul Bunyan, Annie Oakley

Tall Tales Activity Pack

These activities are themed around the tall tales of Johnny Appleseed, Davy Crockett, John Henry, Paul Bunyan, and Annie Oakley. Included in this packet:*Circle map, tree map, and writing paper for each tall tale hero*A center for each hero * Johnny Appleseed-rhyming words * Davy Crockett-syllable sort * John Henry-types of sentences sort * Paul Bunyan-compound words * Annie Oakley

This will go great with my tall tale unit! Tall Tales Activities, Language Activities, Reading Activities, First Grade, Second Grade, Fourth Grade Writing, Bar Graphs, Recording Sheets, Education English

Tall Tales: A Roll and Graph Activity Packet

What a fun way to get students to graph! Students will have a blast rolling and graphing these adorable tall tale characters! Students will roll a box (a tissue box works best) and will record their rolls onto their corresponding recording sheets. There are sheets for bar graphs, picture graphs, ...

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Five for Friday On Saturday, of course! | Hollie Griffith

I'm linking up with Doodle Bugs for a little Five for Friday FUN!!! 1. These are a few of my new