Narrative Elements - Explore or reinforce knowledge of narrative elements with these activities for Laura Numeroff's book "If You Take A Mouse To School". Appropriate for common core ELA standards for understanding story elements, answering questions about story details, and even retelling the story with the sequencing pictures.
If Someone Asks Me To Stop - This is a social script for students who persist in annoying behaviors even after being asked to stop. Best suited for PreK or students with special needs. To be most effective, this story should be done first thing every day, especially before activities that are problematic. #social story #tantrum #meltdown Updated 3/15/17 to add interactive elements.
Being First - Not actually a game, this is a "social script" for children who have a hard time dealing with not being first all the time. Good for preK students or students with special needs. To be most effective, do this story every day, especially before lining up or playing a game. #social story #tantrum #meltdown Updated 3/16/17 to include interactive elements.
The Great Zoo Escape! - Oh no! Some of the animals have escaped from the zoo. Help the zoo keeper put them back where they belong. This trip to the zoo targets the concepts of wild animals and their habitats, introduces animal categories, and reinforces visual discrimination and vocabulary through puzzles, songs, and movement. Part of the Life Sciences Learning Plan level 1, ages 2-3+.
Making S'mores - Have fun this summer with visual directions for making s'mores. Includes games at the end to play while you are waiting for them to cool down, such as picture sequencing, WH questions/riddles, vocabulary word search. Great for PreK-3rd grade, special needs, or English Language Learners. #quantity #size #inferencing #followingdirections
Subjective Pronouns - Part 2 of 6 in my Pronouns course. This module targets the pronouns HE, SHE, THEY, and IT. These are the most difficult subjective pronouns for special needs students and English language learners. #ELL #ESOL #grammar #syntax CCCS: CCRA.L.1, CCRA.L.3, L.1.1.D, L.1.2.D, L.1.4.D
Mother's Crying, Part 1 - Part one of my Earth Day series, this is the story of how we got into the environmental mess we are in. Most pages have interactive sections to provide more info, answer questions, teach vocabulary, and just have fun. See part two for the solution to our mess!