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1.OA, NBT, The Very Hungry Caterpillar
First graders are exposed to addition of three whole numbers in a math activity centered around Eric Carle's, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. As the teacher reads, young mathematicians use counters and ten-frames to symbolize the number of things the caterpillar ate.
Pre-K - 2nd Math 71 Views 145 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Integrating the Internet with the Curriculum
Introduce young readers to Eric Carle, one of the most popular children's authors of our time. Complementing the reading his books, 11 activities are provided in this lesson series that engage children in learning about a range of topics, from basic counting and days of the week to parts of the body and plant growth.
K - 2nd Language Arts 10 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Using Picture Cues to Read Unknown Words
Help readers identify new words. Learners will use illustrations in the story From Head to Toe by Eric Carle to help them with unknown words. As they read new vocabulary words, they will use pictures on the imbedded worksheet to discover meaning.
K Language Arts 30 Views 63 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Do You Want to Be My Friend?
Learners participate in a variety of emergent and early-literacy activities based on a "friendship" theme. Students listen to the book Do You Want to Be My Friend by Eric Carle, then echo read, choral read, and independently read sections of the book daily throughout the week.
K - 1st Visual & Performing Arts 23 Views 211 Downloads
Who Is Eric Carle?
Providing a template for a discussion of Eric Carle and his works, this presentation has empty spaces left specifically for adding pictures and information about this author. This exploration of Carle is only rudimentary, but a novel idea for an author discussion.
Pre-K - 1st Language Arts 7 Views 15 Downloads
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Explore many aspects of the book, The Hungry Caterpillar. In this unit of six lessons, kindergartners will create a collage, discover healthy foods, retell a story in sequence, and make a graph. Other activities include cooking and creating a terrarium.
K - 1st Language Arts 15 Views 197 Downloads
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Students complete various activities related to the book "The Very Hungry Caterpillar." They participate in a shared reading activity, read and write a sentence for each day of the week, draw a picture of the caterpillar eating one of the foods from the book, and sequence the events of the story.
K - 2nd Language Arts 9 Views 61 Downloads
Are You Hungry?
Identify fiction text features and practice story comprehension with young readers. They will identify features such as title, author, and illustrator, then listen to the book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. Periodically stop reading to predict what will happen next and discuss the plot of the story.
K Science 5 Views 16 Downloads
The Dance of the Butterfly
Students explore butterfly life cycles and movement. In this integrated fine arts and biology life cycle lesson, students listen to the book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle and identify the related life cycle stages. Students view a slide show about metamorphosis, then brainstorm ways in which a butterfly moves.
1st - 2nd Science 24 Views 128 Downloads
An author study PowerPoint introduces the author and illustrator, Eric Carle. The slides contain a variety of information about the author; such as a list of his books, examples of his art work, and details of his personal life. The slides are colorful and have real photographs.
K - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Eric Carle Collage with Color Theory
Second graders analyze color theory and collage techniques through the creation of collages in the style of artist/author Eric Carle. Color experiments and may hands-on section allow this lesson to be very informative and fun for the class.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 39 Downloads
Using The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, pupils practice sequencing events in a story. After reading the story, they head to the computer lab to use Kidspiration to sequence events. Then they create their own books to demonstrate that they understand the concept.
1st Language Arts 18 Views 95 Downloads
The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Collage Technique
First graders listen to the story The Hungry Caterpillar, then sequentially organize their own re-writing and re-creating of the story. They construct illustrations for their book using the collage technique Eric Carle used in his illustrations for this book.
1st Language Arts 12 Views 49 Downloads
Authors and Illustrators: What do they do?
Help readers understand the roles of authors and illustrators and why they have been recognized by medals of excellence. Your class will discuss and then create illustrations for a book. When they have finished, you can hold your own classroom awards ceremony.
K - 1st Language Arts 24 Views 118 Downloads
Integrating the Internet into the Curriculum: Eric Carle Author Study
Students learn about and discuss the Internet. Students find out about new uses for the Internet. With the guidance of their teacher, they explore Eric Carle's web page, and other locations online. Then they complete various interdisciplinary activities using Carle's books as inspiration.
K 21st Century Skills 18 Views 34 Downloads