The Amazing Bone by William Steig Activities in Digital & PDF
The Amazing Bone by William Steig is a fun fractured fairy tale. This resource highlights it’s rich vocabulary as well as characterization, author’s craft, drawing conclusions, story elements, and even other versions of Little Red Riding Hood. The descriptive writing would also work well for modeling writing traits too.
46 pages (1/2 PDF and 1/2 Google Slides TM)
The Amazing Bone by William Steig is a fun fractured fairy tale. It is very rich with vocabulary and depth, and it works well for modeling characterization, author’s craft, drawing conclusions, story elements, and can even be compared to other versions of Little Red Riding Hood. The descriptive writing would also work well for modeling writing traits too.
ABOUT THE TEACHING RESOURCE FOR THE AMAZING BONE:
This bundle now comes in both digital for Google Slides TM and in pdf for printing. You can use the unit for small group instruction with guided reading groups or book clubs, for whole group modeling lessons (mentor text lessons), or for paired reading to keep students engaged and learning.
WHAT SKILLS ARE INCLUDED IN THE AMAZING BONE UNIT?
- Schema Builder about distractions and how to handle them
- Vocabulary Organizer, word cards, and definition cards
- Story Elements Flap Book and digital activity
- Drawing Conclusions Practice
- Studying Author’s Craft Anchor Chart and Column Notes using text evidence
- Analyzing Character Change Project
- Question Task Cards (12 plus response form)
- Making Comparisons across Story Elements
- Writing in Response to Reading (True Story of Little Red Riding Hood)
HOW IS THIS UNIT ORGANIZED?
The unit is set up in a before/during/after format and includes BOTH printables and Google Slides TM activities, question task cards for the book with a response form, and a writing prompt for post reading. There are 46 pages in all (1/2 PDF and 1/2 Google Slides TM) PLUS EASEL.
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WHAT TEACHERS HAVE HAD TO SAY ABOUT THIS BUNDLE:
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Lindsey Eckersall (TpT Seller) says, “Excellent resource to use while teaching students a variety of different language skills when engaging them in a read aloud!”
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Chelsey H. says, “Great resource. Using for my small group interventions. ”
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Shawna A. says, “Nice combination of activities. ”
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