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Folk and Fairy Tale Readers: Stone Soup
Enhance your recipe for developing reading fluency with this printable version of the folk tale "Stone Soup". Supporting emergent readers with engaging illustrations, this mini-book is an excellent resource for advancing the reading skills of young learners.
Pre-K - 3rd Language Arts 16 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Stone Soup Readers' Theater
Readers' Theater is a great way to get pupils engaged in story elements, oral reading, and expression in a fun setting! Using the story Stone Soup, actors discuss the story, review difficult vocabulary, rehearse lines, and incorporate physical theater to adapt the book to live performance.
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 40 Views 168 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Two versions of the story Stone Soup are compared in this language arts lesson. Students read a version of Stone Soup and discuss the characters, setting and author's purpose. They make a stone soup place-mat, read a second version of Stone Soup, and compare it to the first version.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 20 Views 106 Downloads
Students examine the topics of conflict, resolution, and solution using the book "Stone Soup." They create a class pictograph using real vegetables brought in by the students, answer story comprehension questions, and sequence the events in the story.
K Language Arts 15 Views 54 Downloads
Oklahoma Stone Soup
Class members complete activities related to the story "Oklahoma Stone Soup." First, pupils read, discuss, and answer questions about the story. Next, to incorporate math into the lesson, learners make stone soup using a variety of vegetables.
K - 4th Health 40 Views 91 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Students determine the identity of a vegetable, either real or fake, and examine where the it grows. Next, they sort the vegetable by classifying them into different groups. They listen to and retell Heather Forest's, Stone Soup before completing the attached worksheet.
K - 2nd Language Arts 5 Views 28 Downloads
Students discover ways to work together and share. In this social studies lesson, students read the story Stone Soup and discuss ways classmates could work together better as well as times they felt accomplishment. Students create their own stone "soup" and each student takes home a stone as a reminder.
Pre-K - 2nd Language Arts 10 Views 46 Downloads
Oklahoma Stone Soup
Students discover the history of the Oklahoma Territory and what foods cowboys used to eat while on the move. In this culinary lesson, students read the ingredients to Oklahoma Stone Soup and prepare them in a crock pot over the course of 3 hours.
3rd - 8th Science 3 Views 23 Downloads
First graders examine the use of logic, deduction, and inference to determine the answers to riddles. They listen to a teacher read aloud of Heather Forest's, Stone Soup before discussing the story which gauges their comprehension. Finally, they write an original riddle about a vegetable while using the attached worksheet.
1st Language Arts 4 Views 23 Downloads
Starting Stone Soup
Second graders complete activities using the story Stone Soup. In this reading fluency lesson, 2nd graders read a fluency page that reviews the vocabulary in the book. Students then participate in readers theater to promote reading fluency and affect.
2nd Language Arts 9 Views 32 Downloads
Climax of a Story
Demonstrate how to track the elements of plot in a story. After watching you mark down the rising action, problem, climax, falling action, and resolution for Stone Soup by Jon J. Muth, pupils complete a graphic organizer for Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt by Deborah Hopkinson.
4th Language Arts 9 Views 28 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Sharing is Giving-The Drive
Students identify acts of philanthropy. In this philanthropy lesson plan, students define the term "hero" and read the book Stone Soup. Students discuss soup kitchens and complete a Venn diagram analyzing the differences between governmental and non-governmental organizations.
6th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Is There a Stone in My Soup?
Students understand that people treat people differently sometimes because they are different.In this mutual respect and lesson, students discuss the need for positive change and how they can be a part of that. Students survey others, find rules applying to the behaviors in question and plan an event to improve relationships.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 18 Views 69 Downloads
Reading and Writing
First graders are read a book called "Stone Soup" by Ann McGovern. Using the text, they create word lists and are introduced to the concept of patterned text. They use the words in the word list to write descriptions and add them to a template.
1st Language Arts 6 Views 25 Downloads